Sharon McDougall - 1st October 2019 - 2 minutes to read
People living in Glasgow spend more on average on a night out than their counterparts from anywhere else in the country, according to a new set of figures.
Research by the Deltic Group, an operator of late night venues around the UK, found that the average Brit now spends a little over £70 on a night out but for Glaswegians the figure is as high as £76.90.
Glaswegians also spend more on food when they’re on a night out than people from any other region, with Edinburgh ranking second in that respect.
Across the UK as a whole, people are believed to be spending on average £14 more now on their typical nights out than they were in September 2018.
More than 2,300 people from different parts of the country were surveyed on behalf of the Deltic Group to get a sense of what spending habits are currently like within what’s often called the ‘late night economy’.
The findings clearly show that people are generally spending more on a night out now than they were a year ago but there are indications too that most consumers are by no means reckless with their spending on nights out.
The research suggests that almost 90 per cent of people budget in some way or another to make sure they can afford to enjoy themselves when they go out.
Most people apparently have at least a rough sense of how much they might spend when they go out and more than one in five refuse to spend any more money once they’ve hit their own self-imposed spending limits.
“This quarter’s Deltic Night Index demonstrates that consumers are spending a significant portion of their disposable income on going out,” said Peter Marks, the chief executive of the Deltic Group.
“However, these aren’t impulse purchases. People are clearly thinking about where and when they spend their money, as shown by the percentage of people that budget, and seek out the best value whilst enjoying a fantastic night out.”
If you live anywhere in Scotland and you are struggling to cope with personal debt problems for any reason then Scotland Debt Solutions can help. Contact us directly to arrange a FREE and confidential consultation.
Levels of unsecured debt in Scotland increased dramatically during 2022 as the cost of living crisis took its toll on household finances.
Close to half a million Scots are in a position of profound financial hardship, according to a new set of figures.
Disabled people in Scotland are being urged by the government to check whether they might be eligible for benefits that could help make their life a little easier.
Why Choose Us
5 Offices in Scotland
Ask us About
Helping Scots Get
Out of Debt Since 1989
We offer an
Instant Initial Consultation
We'll Help You
Lower Monthly Payments
HELPING SCOTS GET
Out of Debt Since 1989
We'll give you a call
Our Scottish based team can help advise you on your debt problems.
Our personalised debt report will help you better understand your financial position and see where your money is going.
Arrange a call with an expert advisor at a time to suit you or contact our team via WhatsApp for immediate help and advice.
Our Insolvency Practitioners are regulated by ICAS or the IPA and our firm is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority
Fees and Information: There are fees associated with our services. These will be fully explained before entering into any of the personal debt solutions referred to on this website. Full details of our fees and how these are charged are fully explained to you prior to you committing to any particular service.