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Retired:
Expenditures

   
    1984    
 
 
    2020
U.S. Dollars
Name 2020 Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total Average Annual Expenditures
46,111 47,259 47,259
Food
5,862 6,492 6,492
Food at Home
4,376 4,057 4,057
Cereals and Bakery Products
581 526 526
Cereals and Cereal Products
172 142 142
Bakery Products
409 384 384
Meats, Poultry, Fish, and Eggs
930 867 867
Beef
248 237 237
Pork
200 173 173
Other Meats
123 114 114
Poultry
146 143 143
Fish and Seafood
156 147 147
Eggs
57 52 52
Dairy Products
444 416 416
Fresh Milk and Cream
130 125 125
Other Dairy Products
313 291 291
Fruits and Vegetables
898 774 774
Fresh Fruits
305 285 285
Fresh Vegetables
289 262 262
Processed Fruits
120 101 101
Processed Vegetables
183 126 126
Other Food at Home
1,523 1,474 1,474
Sugar and Other Sweets
156 159 159
Fats and Oils
126 103 103
Miscellaneous Foods
777 783 783
Nonalcoholic Beverages
414 373 373
Food Prepared on Out-of-Town Trips
50 55 55
Food Away from Home
1,486 2,435 2,435
Alcoholic Beverages
376 480 480
Housing
16,990 16,635 16,635
Shelter
9,669 9,149 9,149
Owned Dwellings
6,383 5,791 5,791
Mortgage Interest and Charges
1,346 1,287 1,287
Property Taxes
2,420 2,257 2,257
Maintenance, Repairs, Insurance, Other Expenses for Owned Dwelling
2,617 2,247 2,247
Rented Dwellings
2,679 2,523 2,523
Other Lodging
607 835 835
Utilities, Fuels, and Public Services
3,736 3,766 3,766
Natural Gas
413 430 430
Electricity
1,420 1,406 1,406
Fuel Oil and Other Fuels
131 163 163
Telephone Services
1,103 1,095 1,095
Residential Phone Service, VOIP, and Phone Cards
320 351 351
Cellular Phone Service
783 745 745
Water and Other Public Services
670 672 672
Household Operations
1,215 1,401 1,401
Personal Services
120 260 260
Other Household Expenses
1,096 1,141 1,141
Housekeeping Supplies
766 777 777
Laundry and Cleaning Supplies
147 169 169
Other Household Products
485 473 473
Postage and Stationery
134 135 135
Household Furnishings and Equipment
1,603 1,542 1,542
Household Textiles
94 100 100
Furniture
255 328 328
Floor Coverings
31 22 22
Major Appliances
293 263 263
Small Appliances, Miscellaneous Housewares
119 88 88
Miscellaneous Household Equipment
811 742 742
Apparel and Services
833 1,342 1,342
Apparel, Men and Boys
143 287 287
Apparel, Men, 16 and Over
122 257 257
Apparel, Boys, 2 to 15
21 30 30
Apparel, Women and Girls
377 623 623
Apparel, Women, 16 and Over
357 581 581
Apparel, Girls, 2 to 15
21 41 41
Apparel, Children Under 2
24 39 39
Footwear
148 248 248
Other Apparel Products and Services
141 145 145
Transportation
6,243 7,255 7,255
Vehicle Purchases (Net Outlay)
2,699 2,779 2,779
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, New
1,516 1,603 1,603
Vehicle Purchases: Cars and Trucks, Used
1,163 1,122 1,122
Other Vehicle Purchases
20 54 54
Gasoline, Other Fuels, and Motor Oil
965 1,359 1,359
Other Vehicle Expenses
2,441 2,496 2,496
Vehicle Finance Charges
120 127 127
Vehicle Maintenance and Repairs
646 701 701
Vehicle Insurance
1,121 1,129 1,129
Vehicle Rental, Leases, Licenses, and Other Charges
555 539 539
Public and Other Transportation
138 621 621
Healthcare
6,526 6,670 6,670
Health Insurance
4,746 4,648 4,648
Medical Services
839 1,015 1,015
Drugs: Prescription and Nonprescription
702 710 710
Medical Supplies
238 297 297
Entertainment
2,425 2,297 2,297
Entertainment: Fees and Admissions
258 423 423
Audio and Visual Equipment and Services
1,087 993 993
Pets, Toys, and Playground Equipment
713 653 653
Pets
577 537 537
Toys, Hobbies, and Playground Equipment
136 115 115
Entertainment: Other Supplies, Equipment, and Services
368 228 228
Personal Care Products and Services
528 700 700
Reading
156 139 139
Education
342 371 371
Tobacco Products and Smoking Supplies
219 200 200
Miscellaneous Expenditures
830 740 740
Cash Contributions
3,409 2,341 2,341
Personal Insurance and Pensions
1,373 1,597 1,597
Life and Other Personal Insurance
506 500 500
Pensions and Social Security
867 1,097 1,097
   

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