Total gross/disposable weekly household income 2006-2014, by type

This statistic shows the average total weekly household income in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2006 to 2014, by type (gross income and disposable income). In the period from 2006 to 2008 the average household enjoyed steady growth in both gross and disposable income. Since 2009 this growth trend has reversed, dropping from 841 British pounds gross income per week in 2008 to 780 British pounds in 2014.

Average total weekly household income in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2006 to 2014, by type*

Gross incomeDisposable income
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Release date

December 2015


United Kingdom

Survey time period

2006 to 2014

Number of respondents

5,130 households**

Method of interview

Panel survey

Supplementary notes

*The figures have been deflated to 2014 prices to allow comparison across years in real terms. The categories of household expenditure this data is part of are based on the Classification of Individual Consumption by Purpose (COICOP) classification.
** Respondent household numbers varied from year to year:
2006: 6,650
2007: 6,140
2008: 5,850
2009: 5,830
2010: 5,260
2011: 5,690
2012: 5,600
2013: 5,140
2014: 5,130

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