2017 Weekly MESL Expenditure Budgets
The weekly core costs of a Minimum Essential Standard of Living in 2017 are illustrated in the chart below.
MESL core budgets (excluding housing, childcare & effect of secondary benefits) for further Household Types are available to download:
- Two Parent Household Types
- One Parent Household Types
- One & Two Working Age Adult Household Types, with no children
- Pensioner Household Types
The full MESL 2017 Update Report and Appendix is also available to download