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

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Average household expenditures, by household type
(One-person household)
  2015 2016
  $
Total expenditure 47,147 45,725
Total current consumption 35,816 34,674
Food expenditures 4,943 4,520
Shelter 12,572 12,247
Household operations 2,452 2,393
Household furnishings and equipment 1,192 1,148
Clothing and accessories 1,621 1,504
Transportation 5,735 5,425
Health care 1,502 1,765
Personal care 812 668
Recreation 1,975 1,870
Education 407 592
Reading materials and other printed matter 145 109
Tobacco products and alcoholic beverages 955 1,018
Games of chance 174 198
Miscellaneous expenditures 1,330 1,217
Income taxes 7,509 7,232
Personal insurance payments and pension contributions 2,126 2,154
Gifts of money, support payments and charitable contributions 1,697 1,664

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