Definition: National disposable income


Gross or net national disposable income may be derived from gross or net national income by:

a. Adding all current transfers in cash or in kind receivable by resident institutional units from non-resident units; and 

b. Subtracting all current transfers in cash or in kind payable by resident institutional units to non-resident units.

This definition is used both in SNA 1993 (§ 8.16 [2.183]) and in SNA 2008 (§ 8.26).
European Commission (Eurostat), International Monetary Fund (IMF), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations (Statistics Division), World Bank, "System of National Accounts 2008", United Nations, New York, 2009

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