Household consumption in the Netherlands increased by 1.1 percent year-on-year in March 2019, accelerating from an upwardly revised 1.0 percent rise in the previous month. Spending growth accelerated for both food, beverages, tobacco (1.0 percent vs 0.9 percent in February) and durable goods (5.0 percent vs 4.5 percent). Meantime, consumption growth slowed for services (1.6 percent vs 2.0 percent). In addition, spending on other goods fell less (-6.6 percent vs -7.2 percent). Personal Spending in Netherlands averaged 0.72 percent from 2002 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 4.30 percent in April of 2006 and a record low of -3.10 percent in May of 2009.

Personal Spending in Netherlands is expected to be 1.90 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Personal Spending in Netherlands to stand at 1.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Household Consumption YoY is projected to trend around 1.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-02-20 05:30 AM Household Consumption YoY 2.3% 2.3% 1.5%
2019-03-21 05:30 AM Household Consumption YoY 0.9% 2.5% 2.5%
2019-04-23 04:30 AM Household Consumption YoY 0.9% 1.0% 1.2%
2019-05-21 04:30 AM Household Consumption YoY 1.1% 1.0% 1.4%
2019-06-20 04:30 AM Household Consumption YoY 1.1% 1.5%
2019-07-22 04:30 AM Household Consumption YoY
2019-08-21 04:30 AM Household Consumption YoY 1.9%


Netherlands Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence -3.00 -3.00 36.00 -41.00 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.10 1.40 4.30 -5.80 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.30 4.10 9.30 -6.40 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 82459.00 82397.00 82459.00 40834.00 EUR Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 346950.00 331011.00 346950.00 85986.00 EUR Million [+]
Personal Savings 15.73 10.09 28.38 1.97 percent [+]
Private Sector Credit 1047880.00 1027005.00 1108789.00 181146.00 EUR Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 0.84 0.86 6.26 0.83 percent [+]
Personal Spending 1.10 1.00 4.30 -3.10 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 16017.00 15947.00 28719.00 12188.00 EUR Million [+]
Gasoline Prices 2.02 2.02 2.53 1.03 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To GDP 102.00 102.70 119.60 50.00 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 208.93 212.90 231.82 151.56 percent [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 49.00 54.00 55.00 -84.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 41.00 40.00 49.00 -61.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 11.00 10.00 35.00 -27.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations 19.00 18.00 36.00 -43.00 [+]


Netherlands Household Consumption YoY

In the Netherlands, Household Consumption YoY measures the year-on-year change of consumption expenditure by households. Consumption expenditure includes all voluntary expenditure on goods and services by private individuals and households. It does not include compulsory expenditure such as taxes. Services is the most important sector and accounts for 58 percent of total consumption. The biggest segments within Services are housing; financial and business services; transport, communication services; and medical services and welfare. Consumption of goods account for the remaining 42 percent, in particular durable consumer goods (15 percent) and food, beverages and tobacco (15 percent). This page provides - Netherlands Consumer Spending MoM- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Netherlands Household Consumption YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.10 1.00 4.30 -3.10 2002 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Country Last Previous
France 0.80 Apr/19
Netherlands 1.10 Mar/19
United States 0.30 Apr/19


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