In October 2007 households spent 2.8 percent more on goods and services than in October 2006.
In August, household consumption on goods and services rose by 2.1 percent relative to the same month last year.
Households spent 1.2 percent more on goods and services in May this year than in the same month last year.
Household spending on goods and services rose by 2.0 percent in April 2007 relative to April 2006. It is the most substantial increase so far this year.
Dutch households spent 1.2 percent more on goods and services in February this year than in the same month last year.
Dutch households spent 0.6 percent more on goods and services in the first month of this year than in January 2006. They spent 0.6 percent less on goods.
Dutch households spent 2.0 percent more on goods and services in November 2006 than in November 2005.