Pensioners' spending patterns and living standards

Deborah Smeaton, Ruth Hancock

Spending by pensioners rose less than their incomes over the twelve years to 1991, and more were in poverty in terms of their spending than on the basis of their incomes.

This fresh analysis of the Family Expenditure Survey was undertaken by Deborah Smeaton and Ruth Hancock of the Age Concern Institute of Gerontology, King’s College London.

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