Pain in household sector weighing on economy

By Poppy Johnston
Updated December 6 2023 - 3:10pm, first published 3:04pm
Christmas shoppers are tightening their belts as they endure high inflation and interest rate hikes. (Steven Saphore/AAP PHOTOS)
Christmas shoppers are tightening their belts as they endure high inflation and interest rate hikes. (Steven Saphore/AAP PHOTOS)

Australia's economy grew 0.2 per cent in the three months to September, down 0.4 per cent in June and lower than the consensus forecasts of 0.5 per cent. Here's what happened in the economy over those three months.

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