Household real income per capita down in the euro area but up in the EU28

Household real income per capita down in the euro area but up in the EU28

Household real income per capita down in the euro area but up in the EU28

The FINANCIAL -- In the euro area, in real terms, household income per capita decreased by 0.2% in the fourth quarter of 2016, after an increase of 0.2% in the previous quarter.

Household real consumption per capita increased by 0.1% in the fourth quarter of 2016, after an increase of 0.4% in the third quarter of 2016.

In the EU28 household real income per capita increased by 0.5% in the fourth quarter of 2016, after an increase of 0.1% in the previous quarter. Household real consumption per capita increased by 0.3% in the fourth quarter of 2016, after an increase of 0.8% in the third quarter of 2016.