Income, consumption, wealth of households: key figures; National Accounts

Income, consumption, wealth of households: key figures; National Accounts

Characteristics of households Periods Total amount Wealth Net worth (million euros) Average amount Wealth Net worth (1,000 euro) Standardised amount Wealth Net worth (1,000 euro)
Net worth: 1st 20%-group 2019* -21,020 -13.0 -10.4
Net worth: 2nd 20%-group 2019* 135,009 83.3 61.8
Net worth: 3rd 20%-group 2019* 395,211 243.7 155.7
Net worth: 4th 20%-group 2019* 824,260 508.4 306.2
Net worth: 5th 20%-group 2019* 2,234,163 1,377.9 805.3
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table describes the distribution of income, consumption, and wealth components of the sector households in the national accounts over different household groups. Households are identified by main source of income, living situation, household composition, age classes of the head of the household, income class by 20% groups, and net worth class by 20% groups.

Data available from: 2015.

Status of the figures:
Data of 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 are provisional.

Changes as of September 10th 2021:
The figures of 2015-2018 are revised, because national accounts figures are changed due to the revision policy of Statistics Netherlands. For 2018 also microdata are added that were not available before. Results for 2019 are added to the table.

When will new figures be published?
New figures will be released in September 2022.

Description topics

Total amount
Wealth
Wealth components are assets, liabilities, and non-financial assets. The sum of these components equals net worth. Up to and including 2010 these data concern the households sector including the non-profit institutions serving households. From 2011 onwards these NPISH are no longer included.
Net worth
Net worth equals the financial assets minus the liabilities plus the non-financial assets.
Average amount
Amount per household.
Wealth
Wealth components are assets, liabilities, and non-financial assets. The sum of these components equals net worth.
Net worth
Net worth equals the financial assets minus the liabilities plus the non-financial assets.
Standardised amount
Amount per household converted to a single-person household.
Wealth
Wealth components are assets, liabilities, and non-financial assets. The sum of these components equals net worth.
Net worth
Net worth equals the financial assets minus the liabilities plus the non-financial assets.