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Survey of Income and Living Conditions (SILC) Main Results

Survey of Income and Living Conditions (SILC) Main Results


Description2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Income
Nominal Income - Equivalised disposable income per individual
Median 18,385 19,461 20,331 20,869 22,872 23,979
Mean 22,041 22,984 23,682 24,983 26,766 27,941
Real Income - Equivalised disposable income per individual
Median 18,150 19,239 20,115 20,608 22,508 23,413
Mean 21,759 22,722 23,431 24,671 26,340 27,282
Poverty and deprivation rates%%%%%%
At Risk of Poverty Rate 16.7 16.3 16.2 15.7 14.0 12.8
Deprivation Rate 28.9 25.4 21.0 18.8 15.1 17.8
Consistent Poverty Rate 8.3 8.5 8.2 6.7 5.6 5.5


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