Considerable changes in household budget in 2020
23.11.2020 - In 2018, the average household disposable income in Switzerland was CHF 7069 per month. A large part of this amount was used for the consumption of goods and services, namely CHF 5296. Households spent a seventh of their budget on housing and energy, averaging CHF 1456. These are some of the findings from the Household Budget Survey 2018, carried out by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).
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One in seven francs on housing and energy
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Household Budget Survey: results 2018