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Survey of Income and Living Conditions (SILC) Main Results

Survey of Income and Living Conditions (SILC) Main Results


Description2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Income
Nominal Income - Equivalised disposable income per individual
Median 17,937 17,983 18,385 19,461 20,331 20,869
Mean 21,307 21,656 22,041 22,984 23,682 24,983
At Risk of Poverty Threshold: 60% of Median Income 10,762 10,790 11,031 11,677 12,199 12,521
Real Income - Equivalised disposable income per individual
Median 17,937 17,801 18,150 19,239 20,115 20,608
Mean 21,307 21,437 21,759 22,722 23,431 24,671
Poverty and deprivation rates%%%%%%
At Risk of Poverty Rate 16.9 16.2 16.7 16.3 16.2 15.7
Deprivation Rate 27.0 30.5 28.9 25.4 21.0 18.8
Consistent Poverty Rate 8.2 9.0 8.3 8.5 8.2 6.7


Footnote

Deflator Base Year = 2012 (Median Real Household Disposable Income, Mean Real Household Disposable Income, Median Equivalised Real Disposable Income and Mean Equivalised Real Disposable Income) Deprivation Rate: An individual is defined as being deprived if they experience two or more forms of enforced deprivation Median Real, Mean Real, Median Nominal and Mean Nominal Household Disposable Incomes are averaged over households WHILE Median Equivalised Real, Mean Equivalised Real, Median Equivalised Nominal and Mean Equivalised Nominal Disposable Incomes are averaged over individuals within the household Sex, Age Group, Principal Economic Status (aged 16 years and over) and Highest Level of Education Completed refers to that of the head of household in the At Risk of Poverty Rate, Deprivation Rate and Consistent Poverty Rate figures
See Background Notes


Median equivalised nominal disposable income
Poverty rates