Aussies live it up



  1. Explain how the graph in this article presents the information. What different kinds of measurements are used and how are they distinguished?
  2. If the disposable income jumped 43% to $13,990 per capita, what was it 20 years ago?
  3. Which changes over the 20 years do you consider positive for society and which negative? Write a justification and compare with your classmates.



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