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From Age 65 to 74:
Expenditures

   
    1984    
 
 
    2020
U.S. Dollars
Name 2020 Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total Average Annual Expenditures
52,356 55,087 55,087
Food
6,288 7,305 7,305
Food at Home
4,591 4,411 4,411
Cereals and Bakery Products
578 545 545
Cereals and Cereal Products
173 152 152
Bakery Products
406 393 393
Meats, Poultry, Fish, and Eggs
987 943 943
Beef
262 263 263
Pork
213 177 177
Other Meats
138 121 121
Poultry
153 164 164
Fish and Seafood
164 165 165
Eggs
57 54 54
Dairy Products
477 442 442
Fresh Milk and Cream
135 130 130
Other Dairy Products
343 312 312
Fruits and Vegetables
939 874 874
Fresh Fruits
338 337 337
Fresh Vegetables
308 284 284
Processed Fruits
111 108 108
Processed Vegetables
182 145 145
Other Food at Home
1,610 1,607 1,607
Sugar and Other Sweets
144 164 164
Fats and Oils
124 107 107
Miscellaneous Foods
857 852 852
Nonalcoholic Beverages
424 422 422
Food Prepared on Out-of-Town Trips
61 61 61
Food Away from Home
1,696 2,894 2,894
Alcoholic Beverages
462 614 614
Housing
18,492 18,709 18,709
Shelter
10,322 10,486 10,486
Owned Dwellings
7,501 6,991 6,991
Mortgage Interest and Charges
1,934 1,866 1,866
Property Taxes
2,580 2,500 2,500
Maintenance, Repairs, Insurance, Other Expenses for Owned Dwelling
2,988 2,625 2,625
Rented Dwellings
2,110 2,344 2,344
Other Lodging
711 1,150 1,150
Utilities, Fuels, and Public Services
4,013 4,037 4,037
Natural Gas
413 442 442
Electricity
1,533 1,512 1,512
Fuel Oil and Other Fuels
140 137 137
Telephone Services
1,247 1,241 1,241
Residential Phone Service, VOIP, and Phone Cards
287 308 308
Cellular Phone Service
959 933 933
Water and Other Public Services
680 706 706
Household Operations
1,227 1,333 1,333
Personal Services
42 69 69
Other Household Expenses
1,185 1,264 1,264
Housekeeping Supplies
824 900 900
Laundry and Cleaning Supplies
171 199 199
Other Household Products
511 552 552
Postage and Stationery
142 149 149
Household Furnishings and Equipment
2,107 1,954 1,954
Household Textiles
83 143 143
Furniture
333 439 439
Floor Coverings
25 35 35
Major Appliances
330 375 375
Small Appliances, Miscellaneous Housewares
131 104 104
Miscellaneous Household Equipment
1,204 858 858
Apparel and Services
960 1,497 1,497
Apparel, Men and Boys
172 262 262
Apparel, Men, 16 and Over
143 234 234
Apparel, Boys, 2 to 15
29 28 28
Apparel, Women and Girls
397 672 672
Apparel, Women, 16 and Over
373 633 633
Apparel, Girls, 2 to 15
24 39 39
Apparel, Children Under 2
23 42 42
Footwear
187 292 292
Other Apparel Products and Services
181 230 230
Transportation
7,676 8,640 8,640
Vehicle Purchases (Net Outlay)
3,333 3,139 3,139
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, New
1,891 1,921 1,921
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, Used
1,420 1,137 1,137
Other Vehicle Purchases
23 81 81
Gasoline, Other Fuels, and Motor Oil
1,194 1,635 1,635
Other Vehicle Expenses
2,932 3,030 3,030
Vehicle Finance Charges
166 190 190
Vehicle Maintenance and Repairs
836 837 837
Vehicle Insurance
1,327 1,313 1,313
Vehicle Rental, Leases, Licenses, and Other Charges
603 690 690
Public and Other Transportation
217 836 836
Healthcare
6,695 6,772 6,772
Health Insurance
4,897 4,833 4,833
Medical Services
813 1,012 1,012
Drugs: Prescription and Nonprescription
739 692 692
Medical Supplies
246 235 235
Entertainment
2,723 2,700 2,700
Entertainment: Fees and Admissions
327 603 603
Audio and Visual Equipment and Services
1,083 1,068 1,068
Pets, Toys, and Playground Equipment
755 768 768
Pets
597 649 649
Toys, Hobbies, and Playground Equipment
157 119 119
Entertainment: Other Supplies, Equipment, and Services
558 261 261
Personal Care Products and Services
536 737 737
Reading
131 124 124
Education
416 433 433
Tobacco Products and Smoking Supplies
272 285 285
Miscellaneous Expenditures
1,022 860 860
Cash Contributions
2,983 2,586 2,586
Personal Insurance and Pensions
3,700 3,826 3,826
Life and Other Personal Insurance
610 618 618
Pensions and Social Security
3,090 3,208 3,208
   

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