Consumer Expenditure - Consumer spending data

Consumer Expenditures provides consumer spending data across a broad range of categories. Annual expenditures are calculated using the ratio between disposable income, demographics and expenditures for products and services derived from household budget surveys from national statistical offices.

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  • Spending data allows companies to target regional markets for individual product groups with increased precision.
  • Data quality is ensured by a strict quality control process.
  • Datasets are maintained and consistently updated by our in-house statistical and geographic department.
  • Data is linked to our associated boundary files so that users can geographically visualize the data and support more efficient, effective decision-making.


Data indicates the consumer spending patterns for a wide range of items, including: 

  • Food
  • Alcohol
  • Tobacco
  • Clothing
  • Footwear
  • Furniture
  • Household textiles
  • Appliances
  • Glassware
  • Tools and more


Coverage details

  • Coverage: Global
  • Release Schedule: Annual
  • Unit of Sale: National