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    1984    
 
 
    2020
U.S. Dollars
Name 2020 Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total Average Annual Expenditures
80,855 86,702 86,702
Food
9,240 10,032 10,032
Food at Home
5,974 5,297 5,297
Cereals and Bakery Products
767 650 650
Cereals and Cereal Products
263 209 209
Bakery Products
505 441 441
Meats, Poultry, Fish, and Eggs
1,244 1,027 1,027
Beef
336 256 256
Pork
226 181 181
Other Meats
169 135 135
Poultry
222 225 225
Fish and Seafood
218 167 167
Eggs
74 63 63
Dairy Products
576 533 533
Fresh Milk and Cream
172 155 155
Other Dairy Products
404 378 378
Fruits and Vegetables
1,181 1,005 1,005
Fresh Fruits
436 380 380
Fresh Vegetables
383 344 344
Processed Fruits
135 124 124
Processed Vegetables
227 156 156
Other Food at Home
2,204 2,082 2,082
Sugar and Other Sweets
206 198 198
Fats and Oils
151 131 131
Miscellaneous Foods
1,255 1,172 1,172
Nonalcoholic Beverages
520 495 495
Food Prepared on Out-of-Town Trips
72 85 85
Food Away from Home
3,267 4,735 4,735
Alcoholic Beverages
753 877 877
Housing
26,871 27,325 27,325
Shelter
16,127 16,512 16,512
Owned Dwellings
10,469 10,157 10,157
Mortgage Interest and Charges
4,779 4,595 4,595
Property Taxes
3,123 3,071 3,071
Maintenance, Repairs, Insurance, Other Expenses for Owned Dwelling
2,567 2,491 2,491
Rented Dwellings
4,625 4,838 4,838
Other Lodging
1,033 1,518 1,518
Utilities, Fuels, and Public Services
4,639 4,566 4,566
Natural Gas
478 477 477
Electricity
1,600 1,568 1,568
Fuel Oil and Other Fuels
100 122 122
Telephone Services
1,689 1,672 1,672
Residential Phone Service, VOIP, and Phone Cards
160 150 150
Cellular Phone Service
1,529 1,522 1,522
Water and Other Public Services
772 728 728
Household Operations
2,095 2,454 2,454
Personal Services
722 1,038 1,038
Other Household Expenses
1,373 1,416 1,416
Housekeeping Supplies
1,034 896 896
Laundry and Cleaning Supplies
195 214 214
Other Household Products
660 551 551
Postage and Stationery
178 131 131
Household Furnishings and Equipment
2,976 2,897 2,897
Household Textiles
165 180 180
Furniture
712 748 748
Floor Coverings
42 35 35
Major Appliances
427 393 393
Small Appliances, Miscellaneous Housewares
186 161 161
Miscellaneous Household Equipment
1,443 1,380 1,380
Apparel and Services
1,893 2,478 2,478
Apparel, Men and Boys
406 581 581
Apparel, Men, 16 and Over
293 447 447
Apparel, Boys, 2 to 15
113 134 134
Apparel, Women and Girls
760 946 946
Apparel, Women, 16 and Over
635 802 802
Apparel, Girls, 2 to 15
125 145 145
Apparel, Children Under 2
88 97 97
Footwear
429 551 551
Other Apparel Products and Services
209 302 302
Transportation
12,465 14,726 14,726
Vehicle Purchases (Net Outlay)
5,967 6,483 6,483
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, New
2,667 3,036 3,036
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, Used
3,175 3,369 3,369
Other Vehicle Purchases
124 78 78
Gasoline, Other Fuels, and Motor Oil
1,783 2,491 2,491
Other Vehicle Expenses
4,301 4,523 4,523
Vehicle Finance Charges
369 340 340
Vehicle Maintenance and Repairs
1,041 1,114 1,114
Vehicle Insurance
1,859 1,860 1,860
Vehicle Rental, Leases, Licenses, and Other Charges
1,033 1,209 1,209
Public and Other Transportation
414 1,229 1,229
Healthcare
5,871 6,099 6,099
Health Insurance
4,050 3,981 3,981
Medical Services
1,143 1,371 1,371
Drugs: Prescription and Nonprescription
474 520 520
Medical Supplies
205 227 227
Entertainment
3,788 4,547 4,547
Entertainment: Fees and Admissions
709 1,909 1,909
Audio and Visual Equipment and Services
1,249 1,180 1,180
Pets, Toys, and Playground Equipment
1,192 1,019 1,019
Pets
900 818 818
Toys, Hobbies, and Playground Equipment
292 201 201
Entertainment: Other Supplies, Equipment, and Services
638 438 438
Personal Care Products and Services
893 1,062 1,062
Reading
140 108 108
Education
2,185 2,329 2,329
Tobacco Products and Smoking Supplies
240 216 216
Miscellaneous Expenditures
1,129 1,249 1,249
Cash Contributions
2,707 2,783 2,783
Personal Insurance and Pensions
12,679 12,872 12,872
Life and Other Personal Insurance
696 757 757
Pensions and Social Security
11,983 12,114 12,114
   

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