Democracy & Social Justice

March 2021 Household Affordability Index PMBEJD

PMBEJD March 2021 Household Affordability Index and Media Statement

Published: 31 March 2021

We call on the Reserve Bank to monitor much more stringently inflationary increases on food, electricity and transport and their impact on low-income households and the broader economy; and act decisively when such increases threaten the affordability levels of low-income households and damage the economy.