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Consumption expenditure per household

The average number of persons in a household has a fundamental effect on the expenditure averages per household of different population groups. The expenditure of families with children per household is larger than in small households (e.g. one-person households and elderly households).

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Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus

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