Who's Buying By Age, 9th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1933588918
  • ISBN-13: 9781933588919
  • DDC: 658.8342
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 188 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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The new ninth edition of Who's Buying by Age is based on unpublished data collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Expenditure Survey. This volume is a unique source for weekly and quarterly spending data. It includes in-depth annual spending data, a full picture of what households buy and how much they spend, and how often they buy certain items. It also includes get 2000 to 2013 spending trend data by age. It opens with an overview chapter that examines average spending before (2000 to 2006) and after (2006 to 2013) the Great Recession for the seven age groups ranging from under age 25 to age 75 or older. Additional chapters focus on spending by product category: alcohol; apparel; entertainment; financial; gifts for people in other households; groceries; health care; household operations; shelter and utilities; restaurants; personal care, reading, education, and tobacco; and a final chapter on transportation.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Data in Who's Buying by Age.
Household Spending Trends, 2000 to 2013.
1: Spending by Age Overview, 2000 to 2013.
2: Spending on Alcoholic Beverages.
3: Spending on Apparel.
4: Spending on Entertainment.
5: Spending on Financial Products and Services, 2013.
6: Spending on Gifts for People in Other Households.
7: Spending on Groceries.
8: Spending on Health Care.
9: Spending on Housing: Household Operations.
10: Spending on Housing: Shelter and Utilities.
11: Spending on Personal Care, Reading, Education, and Tobacco.
12: Spending on Restaurant Meals and Other Food Away from Home.
13: Spending on Transportation.
About the Consumer Expenditure Survey.
Mortgage Principal and Capital Improvements, 2013.