Households consumption in manufactured goods decreased in July (-1.2%) and August (-1.0 %)Household consumption expenditure on goods - July - August 2009

Households consumption in manufactured goods decreased in July (-1.2% in volume*) and in August (-1.0%).

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Paru le : 23/09/2009
Prochaine parution le : 22/12/2017 at 08:45 - November 2017

Households consumption in manufactured goods decreased in July (-1.2% in volume*) and in August (-1.0%).

Cars and Textile are particularly driving consumption downwards

All three components of households consumption are decreasing.

Durables: -1.7% in July and -0.7% in August,

of which -3.9% and -1.2% respectively, for car purchases.

Textile: -3.0% in July and -3.8% in August.

Other manufactured goods: -0.1% in July and -0.2% in August.

* Volumes are chained and all figures are trading days and seasonally adjusted.

Tableau 3 – Households consumption expenditures in manufactured goods

In chained billion euros
Households consumption expenditures in manufactured goods
Juin Juillet Août Août 09/
2009 2009 2009 Août 08
Manufactured goods 21,983 21,721 21,498
Change (%) 1,5 -1,2 -1,0 -1,3
Durables 8,795 8,645 8,581
Change (%) 1,3 -1,7 -0,7 1,6
Which
Automobiles 2,980 2,862 2,828
Change (%) -0,2 -3,9 -1,2 2,4
Household durables 5,781 5,792 5,781
Change (%) 3,1 0,2 -0,2 1,8
Textile-leather 4,080 3,960 3,809
Change (%) 3,8 -3,0 -3,8 -6,1
Other manufactured goods 9,324 9,312 9,298
Change (%) 0,7 -0,1 -0,2 -1,3