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Table 20.II

New York City (NYC)
Average Annual Expenditures - Categories
(By Consumer Units)

 
     
  Item 2012 - 2013*  
  U.S.
Average
$
Percent
of
U.S.
Total
New
York
City
Average
$
Percent
of
NYC
Total
 
  Average Annual Expenditure
$51,100
100%
$60,791
100%
 
  Food
$6,602
12.92%
$7,225
11.88%
 
    -Food at home
$3,977
7.78%
$4,111
6.76%
 
    -Food away from home
$2,625
5.14%
$3,114
5.12%
 
  Alcoholic Beverages
$445
0.87%
$498
0.82%
 
  Housing
$17,148
33.56%
$24,187
39.79%
 
  Apparel and Services
$1,604
3.14%
$2,254
3.71%
 
  Transportation
$9,004
17.62%
$8,235
13.55%
 
    -Vehicle Purchases (net outlay)
$3,271
6.40%
$2,067
3.40%
 
    -Gasoline and Motor Oil
$2,611
5.11%
$2,180
3.59%
 
    -Other Vehicle Expenses
$2,584
5.06%
$2,811
4.62%
 
    -Public Transportation
$537
1.05%
$1,177
1.94%
 
  Healthcare
$3,631
7.11%
$3,585
5.90%
 
  Entertainment
$2,482
4.86%
$2,529
4.16%
 
  Personal Care Products and Services
$608
1.19%
$704
1.16%
 
  Reading
$102
0.20%
$102
0.17%
 
  Education
$1,138
2.23%
$2,280
3.75%
 
  Tobacco Products and Smoking Supplies
$330
0.65%
$248
0.41%
 
  Miscellaneous
$645
1.26%
$710
1.17%
 
  Cash Contributions
$1,834
3.59%
$1543
2.54%
 
  Personal Insurance and Pensions
$5,528
10.82%
$6,690
11.00%
 
     
  Note:
*Most recent annual data available
 
     
 

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Source:
U.S. Department of Labor - Bureau of Labor Statistics
 

 

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