Variable Description

Name
Equivalised disposable household income en-NZ
Description

We divide disposable household income by the scale factor calculated for each household to give equivalised disposable household income. Equivalisation reflects : • a larger household needs more income than a smaller household for the two households to have similar standards of living (all else being equal) • there are economies of scale as household size increases.

en-NZ
This variable is not part of a dataset.

Representation

Representation Type
Numeric
Type
Integer
Variable is a Weight
False
Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Information

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