Female-headed households in early industrial Britain: the vanguard of the proletariat?
- THE HAVES & HAVE-NOTS. Reynolds, Christopher // American Demographics;Jun2004, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p48
Presents a table showing the results of a study on the buying attitudes of U.S. households with different incomes. Top commodities patronized by the households; Opinions on employment and resources; Website preference of the respondents.
- Measuring Household Spending and Payment Habits: The Role of "Typical" and "Specific" Time Frames in Survey Questions. Angrisani, Marco; Kapteyn, Arie; Schuh, Scott // Working Paper Series (Federal Reserve Bank of Boston);Jun2012, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p1
We designed and fielded an experimental module in the American Life Panel (ALP) where we ask individuals to report the number of their purchases and the amount paid by debit cards, cash, credit cards, and personal checks. The design of the experiment features several stages of randomization....
- THE STANDARD OF LIVING OF THE OWNERS OF RURAL HOUSEHOLDS ACCORDING TO RESPONDENTS FROM LUBLIN PROVINCE AND MAZOVIA PROVINCE. Adamowicz, Mieczysław; Siedlecka, Agnieszka // Economic Science for Rural Development Conference Proceedings;2007, Issue 12, p212
One of the methods defining the standard of living in households is its self-assessment by the respondents, which is the subject of this paper. The first plane of the assessment of the standard of living in a household in the simplest dimension is based on the comparison to the nearest...
- POVERTY, WORK AND THE FINANCING OF SINGLE WOMEN IN KAMPALA. Mandeville, Elizabeth // Africa (Edinburgh University Press);1979, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p42
Presents a study which examined the financial position of all-female households in a poor area of Kampala, Uganda. Data used in the study; Advantage which a single woman enjoys; Basis of the calculation of the available standards of living.
- Affluent consumers not likely to change their spending habits. Klien, ED // Hudson Valley Business Journal;4/14/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 15, p8
The article reports on the result of a survey conducted in February 2008 by Phoenix Marketing International's Affluent Marketing Practice in Rhinebeck, New York. The survey indicated that the spending habits of the majority of the country's wealthy households were not affected by the plummeting...
- Households and living costs. // Pocket World in Figures 2008;2008, p90
Several tables are presented that rank countries worldwide according to households and living costs including biggest number of households, highest cost of living, and lowest cost of living.
- Consumer expenditures in different-size cities. Banta, Susan M. // Monthly Labor Review;Dec89, Vol. 112 Issue 12, p44
Compares the average annual expenditures and income in metropolitan and nonmetropolitan cities. Data; Costs of rent in urban and rural areas; Consideration of the average amounts of spending by rural consumers; Statistical method and results; Conclusion.
- Discretionary income concentration tightens. // Journal of Business (10756124);1/27/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 3, pB9
Reports on the increase in discretionary income possessed by households in the U.S. Definition of households with discretionary income; Decline in the percentage of households with spendable cash; Top states with per capita discretionary income.
- Ethnics Outspend in Areas. Maguire, Tom // American Demographics;Dec98, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p12
Provides information on a survey of household expenditures among multicultural families in the United States, conducted by New America Strategies Group and DemoGraph Corporation. Overview on the study; Findings of the study.