Average household expenditures, by household type (Lone-parent households with no additional persons)

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Average household expenditures, by household type
(Lone-parent households with no additional persons)
  2014 2015
  $
Total expenditure 65,263 67,145
Total current consumption 52,473 53,503
Food expenditures 6,792 8,308
Shelter 15,469 16,213
Household operations 4,448 4,341
Household furnishings and equipment 2,064 1,462
Clothing and accessories 3,621 3,087
Transportation 9,595 9,677
Health care 1,856 1,778
Personal care 1,060 1,172
Recreation 2,789 2,749
Education 2,290 1,590
Reading materials and other printed matter 105 F
Tobacco products and alcoholic beverages 771 1,074
Games of chance 77 261
Miscellaneous expenditures 1,534 1,634
Income taxes 8,001 8,892
Personal insurance payments and pension contributions 3,575 3,710
Gifts of money, support payments and charitable contributions 1,214 1,040

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