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Table 19.II

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

 
     
  Item 2012 2011*  
  U.S.
Average
($)
Percent
of
U.S.
Total
NY
Metropolitan
Statistical Area
MSA
($)
Percent
of
MSA
Total
 
  Average Annual Expenditure
$51,442
100%
$58,172
100%
 
  Food
$6,599
12.83%
$7,371
12.67%
 
    -Food at home
$3,921
7.62%
$4,163
7.16%
 
      Cereals and Bakery Products
N/A
N/A
$597
1.03%
 
      Meats, Poultry, Fish and Eggs
N/A
N/A
$996
1.71%
 
      Dairy Products
N/A
N/A
$437
0.75%
 
      Fruits and Vegetables
N/A
N/A
$858
1.47%
 
      Other food at home
N/A
N/A
$1,329
2.28%
 
    -Food away from home
$2,678
5.21%
$3,208
5.51%
 
  Alcoholic Beverages
N/A
N/A
$522
0.90%
 
  Housing
$16,887
32.83%
$23,154
39.80%
 
  Apparel and Services
$1,736
3.37%
$2,596
4.46%
 
  Transportation
$8,998
17.49%
$7,843
13.48%
 
    -Vehicle Purchases (net outlay)
$3,210
6.24%
$1,891
3.25%
 
    -Gasoline and Motor Oil
$2,549
4.96%
$2,209
3.80%
 
    -Other Vehicle Expenses
$2,454
4.77%
$2,651
4.56%
 
    -Public Transportation
N/A
N/A
$722
1.24%
 
  Healthcare
$3,556
6.91%
$3,247
5.58%
 
  Entertainment
$2,605
5.06%
$2,677
4.60%
 
  Personal Care Products and Services
N/A
N/A
$615
1.06%
 
  Reading
N/A
N/A
$127
0.22%
 
  Education
N/A
N/A
$1,619
2.78%
 
  Tobacco Products and Smoking Supplies
N/A
N/A
$368
0.63%
 
  Miscellaneous
N/A
N/A
$884
1.52%
 
  Cash Contributions
$1,913
3.72%
$1,627
2.80%
 
  Personal Insurance and Pensions
$5,591
10.87%
$5,859
10.07%
 
     
  Note:
*Most recent data available for NY MSA area.
 
 

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

 

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