Distribution of population by household type and income group

Shows what proportion of the national population fall into a variety of household types, constructed by reference to the numbers of adult members, their age and gender, and the numbers of dependent children living with them, as well as whether their income group is above or below 60% median equivalised income. All persons aged less then 18 are considered as dependent children, plus those economically inactive aged 18-24 living with at least one of their parents.
(Eurostat, http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/cache/metadata/en/ilc_esms.htm, 2014-12-16)

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Percentage (%)

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  • Statistical office