savings ratio

noun

economics the ratio of personal savings to disposable income, esp using the difference between national figures for disposable income and consumer spending as a measure of savings

Nearby words

  1. savings account,
  2. savings and loan association,
  3. savings bank,
  4. savings bond,
  5. savings certificate,
  6. savior,
  7. saviour,
  8. savitskaya,
  9. savoie,
  10. savoir faire

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