The Office for National Statistics defines disposable income
as the money households have to spend or save after taxes have been paid.
The study found the UK average disposable income
stood at PS17,600, but this fell to PS15,300 when you looked at the North in isolation.
Robert Price THIS disposable income
is just the income you are left with after tax and NI.
Commenting on the increase in disposable income
, Welsh Secretary and Conservative Clwyd West MP David Jones said: "I think it's fairly clear that the Government policy of increasing the tax threshold is very manifestly putting more money in people's pockets and, therefore, that's probably a strong reason as to why GDHI in Wales and the north east for that matter, has increased at a faster rate than in other parts of the country.
The poll found the average salary in Solihull was PS27,435 while the average level of disposable income
of middle earners has fallen by about PS1,200 over the past few years, according to new research.
The first is the household debt to disposable income
ratio; and the second is the debt servicing ratio which measures the percentage of an individual's disposable income
that he or she uses to debt consisting of interest and principal.
The figures, which have been compiled by an accountancy group, show that Aberdeen has enjoyed the fastest disposable income
rise in the UK in recent years, boosted by the strength of its oil industry.
The UAE holds the second position in the 2011 Apparel Index, driven by a population with a high disposable income
and immense fashion consciousness.
On the impact of the 1 July 2011 price change on customers, IPART said a good measure of electricity affordability is the proportion of household disposable income
spent on electricity.
Summary: Families' disposable income
dived by a record Au9 a week during January as inflation continued to outstrip wage growth.
The Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) countries of Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and Oman have a substantial proportion of households with a high level of disposable income