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From Age 55 to 64:
Expenditures

   
    1984    
 
 
    2019
U.S. Dollars
Name 2019 Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total Average Annual Expenditures
69,494 66,212 66,212
Food
8,579 8,023 8,023
Food at Home
5,094 4,755 4,755
Cereals and Bakery Products
640 583 583
Cereals and Cereal Products
193 182 182
Bakery Products
446 401 401
Meats, Poultry, Fish, and Eggs
1,063 1,053 1,053
Beef
299 257 257
Pork
219 188 188
Other Meats
142 144 144
Poultry
183 186 186
Fish and Seafood
158 208 208
Eggs
62 70 70
Dairy Products
496 454 454
Fresh Milk and Cream
152 149 149
Other Dairy Products
344 305 305
Fruits and Vegetables
922 918 918
Fresh Fruits
334 343 343
Fresh Vegetables
309 306 306
Processed Fruits
116 118 118
Processed Vegetables
163 151 151
Other Food at Home
1,973 1,746 1,746
Sugar and Other Sweets
185 159 159
Fats and Oils
132 132 132
Miscellaneous Foods
1,039 921 921
Nonalcoholic Beverages
530 470 470
Food Prepared on Out-of-Town Trips
86 64 64
Food Away from Home
3,486 3,268 3,268
Alcoholic Beverages
714 629 629
Housing
21,192 20,907 20,907
Shelter
12,094 11,864 11,864
Owned Dwellings
7,900 8,401 8,401
Mortgage Interest and Charges
2,916 3,131 3,131
Property Taxes
2,659 2,868 2,868
Maintenance, Repairs, Insurance, Other Expenses for Owned Dwelling
2,325 2,402 2,402
Rented Dwellings
2,861 2,400 2,400
Other Lodging
1,333 1,064 1,064
Utilities, Fuels, and Public Services
4,400 4,497 4,497
Natural Gas
460 476 476
Electricity
1,588 1,633 1,633
Fuel Oil and Other Fuels
143 161 161
Telephone Services
1,503 1,543 1,543
Residential Phone Service, VOIP, and Phone Cards
228 282 282
Cellular Phone Service
1,276 1,261 1,261
Water and Other Public Services
705 684 684
Household Operations
1,232 1,268 1,268
Personal Services
77 71 71
Other Household Expenses
1,155 1,198 1,198
Housekeeping Supplies
905 810 810
Laundry and Cleaning Supplies
203 188 188
Other Household Products
534 475 475
Postage and Stationery
168 147 147
Household Furnishings and Equipment
2,562 2,468 2,468
Household Textiles
165 170 170
Furniture
556 621 621
Floor Coverings
30 35 35
Major Appliances
339 384 384
Small Appliances, Miscellaneous Housewares
131 127 127
Miscellaneous Household Equipment
1,342 1,131 1,131
Apparel and Services
1,828 1,837 1,837
Apparel, Men and Boys
417 407 407
Apparel, Men, 16 and Over
365 358 358
Apparel, Boys, 2 to 15
52 49 49
Apparel, Women and Girls
678 805 805
Apparel, Women, 16 and Over
605 723 723
Apparel, Girls, 2 to 15
72 82 82
Apparel, Children Under 2
50 63 63
Footwear
400 327 327
Other Apparel Products and Services
283 236 236
Transportation
11,380 10,444 10,444
Vehicle Purchases (Net Outlay)
4,550 4,344 4,344
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, New
1,950 2,035 2,035
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, Used
2,564 2,262 2,262
Other Vehicle Purchases
37 48 48
Gasoline, Other Fuels, and Motor Oil
2,239 2,243 2,243
Other Vehicle Expenses
3,722 2,993 2,993
Vehicle Finance Charges
254 243 243
Vehicle Maintenance and Repairs
1,009 1,052 1,052
Vehicle Insurance
1,653 899 899
Vehicle Rental, Leases, Licenses, and Other Charges
805 798 798
Public and Other Transportation
869 865 865
Healthcare
5,958 5,743 5,743
Health Insurance
3,864 3,848 3,848
Medical Services
1,276 1,144 1,144
Drugs: Prescription and Nonprescription
607 562 562
Medical Supplies
211 189 189
Entertainment
3,981 3,755 3,755
Entertainment: Fees and Admissions
1,305 748 748
Audio and Visual Equipment and Services
1,067 1,138 1,138
Pets, Toys, and Playground Equipment
989 906 906
Pets
874 756 756
Toys, Hobbies, and Playground Equipment
115 150 150
Entertainment: Other Supplies, Equipment, and Services
620 964 964
Personal Care Products and Services
835 787 787
Reading
97 101 101
Education
1,782 1,732 1,732
Tobacco Products and Smoking Supplies
399 454 454
Miscellaneous Expenditures
1,174 1,176 1,176
Cash Contributions
2,372 2,164 2,164
Personal Insurance and Pensions
9,203 8,460 8,460
Life and Other Personal Insurance
795 653 653
Pensions and Social Security
8,408 7,807 7,807
   

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