Average household expenditures, by household type (One-person household)

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Average household expenditures, by household type
(One-person household)
  2014 2015
  $
Total expenditure 44,515 47,147
Total current consumption 34,101 35,816
Food expenditures 4,497 4,943
Shelter 11,946 12,572
Household operations 2,558 2,452
Household furnishings and equipment 1,089 1,192
Clothing and accessories 1,603 1,621
Transportation 5,729 5,735
Health care 1,421 1,502
Personal care 670 812
Recreation 2,001 1,975
Education 391 407
Reading materials and other printed matter 98 145
Tobacco products and alcoholic beverages 864 955
Games of chance 139 174
Miscellaneous expenditures 1,094 1,330
Income taxes 6,792 7,509
Personal insurance payments and pension contributions 2,009 2,126
Gifts of money, support payments and charitable contributions 1,612 1,697

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