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Table 19.II

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

 
     
  Item 2011 - 2012*  
  U.S.
Average
$
Percent
of
U.S.
Total
NY
Metropolitan
Statistical Area
(MSA)
$
Percent
of
MSA
Total
 
  Average Annual Expenditure
$51,442
100%
$58,658
100%
 
  Food
$6,599
12.83%
$7,274
12.40%
 
    -Food at home
$3,921
7.62%
$4,185
7.13%
 
      Cereals and Bakery Products
$538
1.05%
$601
1.02%
 
      Meats, Poultry, Fish and Eggs
$852
1.66%
$1,004
1.71%
 
      Dairy Products
$419
0.81%
$438
0.74%
 
      Fruits and Vegetables
$731
1.42%
$870
1.48%
 
      Other food at home
$1,380
2.68%
$1,272
2.16%
 
    -Food away from home
$2,678
5.21%
$3,089
5.27%
 
  Alcoholic Beverages
$451
0.88%
$448
0.76%
 
  Housing
$16,887
32.83%
$23,315
39.75%
 
  Apparel and Services
$1,736
3.37%
$2,281
3.9%
 
  Transportation
$8,998
17.49%
$8,031
13.69%
 
    -Vehicle Purchases (net outlay)
$3,210
6.24%
$2,031
3.46%
 
    -Gasoline and Motor Oil
$2,549
4.96%
$2,208
3.76%
 
    -Other Vehicle Expenses
$2,454
4.77%
$2,650
4.51%
 
    -Public Transportation
$542
1.05%
$1,142
1.95%
 
  Healthcare
$3,556
6.91%
$3,294
5.62%
 
  Entertainment
$2,605
5.06%
$2,474
4.22%
 
  Personal Care Products and Services
$628
1.22%
$692
1.17%
 
  Reading
$109
0.21%
$104
0.17%
 
  Education
$1,207
2.35%
$1,790
3.05%
 
  Tobacco Products and Smoking Supplies
$332
0.65%
$259
0.44%
 
  Miscellaneous
$829
1.61%
$842
1.44%
 
  Cash Contributions
$1,913
3.72%
$1502
2.56%
 
  Personal Insurance and Pensions
$5,591
10.87%
$6,352
10.83%
 
     
  Note:
*Most recent annual data available for NY MSA area.
MSA Includes: New York-Northern NJ-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA
 
     
 

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

 

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