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Self-Employed Workers:
Expenditures

   
    1984    
 
 
    2019
U.S. Dollars
Name 2019 Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total Average Annual Expenditures
86,662 88,884 88,884
Food
11,015 9,877 9,877
Food at Home
5,589 5,235 5,235
Cereals and Bakery Products
688 704 704
Cereals and Cereal Products
218 222 222
Bakery Products
470 482 482
Meats, Poultry, Fish, and Eggs
1,278 1,078 1,078
Beef
473 280 280
Pork
229 184 184
Other Meats
136 147 147
Poultry
200 186 186
Fish and Seafood
172 201 201
Eggs
69 78 78
Dairy Products
520 534 534
Fresh Milk and Cream
157 179 179
Other Dairy Products
363 355 355
Fruits and Vegetables
1,108 1,044 1,044
Fresh Fruits
431 388 388
Fresh Vegetables
371 348 348
Processed Fruits
136 149 149
Processed Vegetables
170 159 159
Other Food at Home
1,995 1,875 1,875
Sugar and Other Sweets
157 179 179
Fats and Oils
130 125 125
Miscellaneous Foods
1,079 1,005 1,005
Nonalcoholic Beverages
526 485 485
Food Prepared on Out-of-Town Trips
102 81 81
Food Away from Home
5,426 4,642 4,642
Alcoholic Beverages
877 908 908
Housing
26,116 27,786 27,786
Shelter
15,396 16,345 16,345
Owned Dwellings
9,141 10,487 10,487
Mortgage Interest and Charges
3,727 4,234 4,234
Property Taxes
3,288 3,783 3,783
Maintenance, Repairs, Insurance, Other Expenses for Owned Dwelling
2,126 2,470 2,470
Rented Dwellings
4,388 4,246 4,246
Other Lodging
1,867 1,612 1,612
Utilities, Fuels, and Public Services
4,872 5,011 5,011
Natural Gas
551 534 534
Electricity
1,749 1,827 1,827
Fuel Oil and Other Fuels
174 225 225
Telephone Services
1,610 1,622 1,622
Residential Phone Service, VOIP, and Phone Cards
221 242 242
Cellular Phone Service
1,390 1,380 1,380
Water and Other Public Services
788 803 803
Household Operations
2,006 2,204 2,204
Personal Services
465 436 436
Other Household Expenses
1,541 1,768 1,768
Housekeeping Supplies
1,078 1,301 1,301
Laundry and Cleaning Supplies
219 296 296
Other Household Products
720 754 754
Postage and Stationery
139 252 252
Household Furnishings and Equipment
2,764 2,924 2,924
Household Textiles
160 137 137
Furniture
637 731 731
Floor Coverings
43 25 25
Major Appliances
460 425 425
Small Appliances, Miscellaneous Housewares
121 157 157
Miscellaneous Household Equipment
1,343 1,449 1,449
Apparel and Services
2,578 2,615 2,615
Apparel, Men and Boys
565 482 482
Apparel, Men, 16 and Over
446 381 381
Apparel, Boys, 2 to 15
119 100 100
Apparel, Women and Girls
907 1,243 1,243
Apparel, Women, 16 and Over
779 1,110 1,110
Apparel, Girls, 2 to 15
128 133 133
Apparel, Children Under 2
45 116 116
Footwear
640 462 462
Other Apparel Products and Services
422 312 312
Transportation
12,022 12,142 12,142
Vehicle Purchases (Net Outlay)
3,923 3,631 3,631
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, New
1,253 1,700 1,700
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, Used
2,641 1,924 1,924
Other Vehicle Purchases
28 7 7
Gasoline, Other Fuels, and Motor Oil
2,502 2,680 2,680
Other Vehicle Expenses
4,306 4,093 4,093
Vehicle Finance Charges
283 255 255
Vehicle Maintenance and Repairs
1,082 1,195 1,195
Vehicle Insurance
1,747 1,427 1,427
Vehicle Rental, Leases, Licenses, and Other Charges
1,194 1,216 1,216
Public and Other Transportation
1,291 1,738 1,738
Healthcare
6,858 6,462 6,462
Health Insurance
4,660 4,285 4,285
Medical Services
1,402 1,321 1,321
Drugs: Prescription and Nonprescription
576 670 670
Medical Supplies
220 185 185
Entertainment
4,868 4,444 4,444
Entertainment: Fees and Admissions
1,221 1,516 1,516
Audio and Visual Equipment and Services
1,180 1,188 1,188
Pets, Toys, and Playground Equipment
1,221 1,173 1,173
Pets
1,094 945 945
Toys, Hobbies, and Playground Equipment
127 228 228
Entertainment: Other Supplies, Equipment, and Services
1,246 567 567
Personal Care Products and Services
1,008 991 991
Reading
123 157 157
Education
2,477 2,833 2,833
Tobacco Products and Smoking Supplies
283 295 295
Miscellaneous Expenditures
1,501 1,430 1,430
Cash Contributions
3,046 2,952 2,952
Personal Insurance and Pensions
13,889 15,992 15,992
Life and Other Personal Insurance
874 870 870
Pensions and Social Security
13,015 15,122 15,122
   

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