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Demographics of Consumer Food Spending, 2015

The Food Institute's Demographics of Consumer Food Spending, 2014 Edition examines consumer spending patterns on food, based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics' 2012 Consumer Expenditures survey (the latest data available).

This book provides an easy-to-read breakdown of spending on food overall, food at-home (in 24 categories & sub-categories including beef, poultry, fruits & vegetables, dairy products and bakery products), food away-from-home, and alcoholic beverages. Topics covered include age, income, career, education, race, gender and region of the U.S.

Designed for easy use, the data presents average annual food spending in 2012 by household, food spending as a percent of annual expenditures and distribution of food spending for the following groups:


EXPLANATIONS & DEFINITIONS
Description
Definitions
Food Category Definitions
Introductions
AVERAGE ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD FOOD EXPENDITURES
Average Annual Food Expenditures: 10-Year History
Average At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Expenditures: 10-Year History
Average Food Expenditures: 10-Year History
Average At-Home Food Expenditures: 10-Year History
Average Away-From-Home Food Expenditures: 10-Year History
Average At-Home Expenditures by Category: Pie Chart
Average At-Home Expenditures by Category: Bar Graph
Spending by Percentage on Fruits & Vegetables, Cereal & Bakery Products
Spending by Percentage on Dairy Products, Meats, Poultry, Fish & Eggs
Average Annual Household Food Expenditures 2005 - 2012
Expenditures for Meats, Poultry, Fish & Eggs Category
Average Annual Expenditures for Meats & Poultry
Average Annual Expenditures for Fish, Eggs & Other Meat
Expenditures for Fruits & Vegetables Category
Average Annual Expenditures for Fruits & Vegetables
Expenditures for Cereals & Bakery Category
Average Annual Expenditures for Cereals & Bakery
Expenditures for Dairy Category
Average Annual Expenditures for Dair y Products
Expenditures for Other Food At-Home Category
Average Annual Expenditures for Other Food A t-Home
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY PRE-TAX INCOME
Average Food Expenditures
Average At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
Income Up To $50,000 Expenditures Data
Income Up To $50,000 Distribution of Expenditures Data
Income Over $50,000 Expenditures Data
Income Over $50,000 Distribution of Expenditures Data
Income Up To $50,000 Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures Data
Income Over $50,000 Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures Data
Income of Single Consumer Expenditures Data
Income of Single Consumer Distribution of Expenditures Data
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY AGE
Average Food Expenditures Data
Food Spending by Age Group
At-Home and Away-From-Home as a Percent of Average Expenditures
Average Annual Household Expenditures on Meats
Average Annual Household Expenditures on Poultry, Fish & Eggs
Average Annual Household Expenditures on Fruits & Vegetables
Average Annual Household Expenditures on Processed Fruits & Vegetables
Average Annual Expenditures on Cereals & Bakery Products
Average Annual Expenditures on Dairy Products
Distribution of Food Expenditures
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending: Pie Charts
Average Household At-Home Food Expenditure: Bar Graphics
Food Spending As A Percent of Annual Expenditures
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY AGE & PRE-TAX INCOME
Under 25 Average Food Expenditures Data
Under 25 Distribution of Food Expenditures Data
Under 25 Average At-Home Food Expenditures
25-34 Average Food Expenditures Data
25-34 Distribution of Food Expenditures Data
25-34 Average At-Home Food Expenditures
35-44 Average Food Expenditures Data
35-44 Distribution of Food Expenditures Data
35-44 Average At-Home Food Expenditures
45-54 Average Food Expenditures Data
45-54 Distribution of Food Expenditures Data
45-54 Average At-Home Food Expenditures
55-64 Average Food Expenditures Data
55-64 Distribution of Food Expenditures Data
55-64 Average At-Home Food Expenditures
65 and Up Average Food Expenditures Data
65 and Up Distribution of Food Expenditures Data
65 and Up Average At-Home Food Expenditures
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY GENDER & AGE
Average Food Expenditures of Females Data
Average Food Expenditures of Males Data
Average Food Expenditures: Males vs. Female
Females Average Expenditures of Food At-Home
Males Average Expenditures of Food At-Home
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending of Females
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending of Males
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY GENDER & PRE-TAX INCOME
Average Food Expenditures of Females Data
Average Food Expenditures of Males Data
Average Food Expenditures: At-Home vs. Away-From-Home
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending of Females
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending of Males
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY COMPOSITION OF RACE
Average Food Expenditures Data
Average At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
Distribution of Food Spending Data
Distribution of Food At-Home Food Spending: Pie Charts
Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures Data
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY COMPOSTION OF ETHNICITY
Average Food Expenditures Data
Average At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
Distribution of Food Spending Data
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending: Pie Chart
Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures Data
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY REGION
Average Food Expenditures Data
Average At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
Distribution of Food Spending Data
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending: Pie Charts
Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures Data
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY AGE & REGION
Under 25 Food Expenditures Data
Under 25 At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
Under 25 Distribution of At-Home Food Expenditures: Pie Charts
25-34 Food Expenditures Data
25-34 At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
25-34 Distribution of At-Home Food Expenditures: Pie Charts
35-44 Food Expenditures Data
35-44 At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
35-44 Distribution of At-Home Food Expenditures: Pie Charts
45-54 Food Expenditures Data
45-54 At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
45-54 Distribution of At-Home Food Expenditures: Pie Charts
55-64 Food Expenditures Data
55-64 At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
55-64 Distribution of At-Home Food Expenditures: Pie Charts
65-74 Food Expenditures Data
65-74 At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
65-74 Distribution of At-Home Food Expenditures: Pie Charts
75 and Up Food Expenditures Data
75 and Up At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
75 and Up Distribution of At-Home Food Expenditures: Pie Charts
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY REGION & INCOME
Northeast Average Food Expenditures Data
Northeast At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
Northeast Average At-Home Food Expenditures by Category
Midwest Average Food Expenditures Data
Midwest At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
Midwest Average At-Home Food Expenditures by Category
South Average Food Expenditures Data
South At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
South Average At-Home Food Expenditures by Category
West Average Food Expenditures Data
West At-Home vs. Away-From-Home Food Expenditures
West Average At-Home Food Expenditures by Category
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY METRO AREA
Northeast Average Food Expenditures Data
Northeast At-Home & Away-from-Home Food Expenditures
Midwest Average Food Expenditures Data
Midwest At-Home & Away-from-Home Food Expenditures
South Average Food Expenditures Data
South At-Home & Away-from-Home Food Expenditures
West Average Food Expenditures Data
West At-Home & Away-from-Home Food Expenditures
At-Home Food Expenditures Map of Selected Major Metropolitan Areas
Away-From-Home Food Expenditures Map of Selected Major Metropolitan Areas
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY URBAN & RURAL HOUSING
Average Food Expenditures, Distribution of Spending &
Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures Data
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending: Pie Charts
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY CAREER OF HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD
Average Food Expenditures Data
Food At-Home vs. Food Away-From-Home Spending
Food Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures: Bar Chart
Distribution of Food Expenditures
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending: Pie Charts
Food Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY COMPOSITION OF HOUSEHOLD
Average Food Expenditures Data
Average Food Expenditures by Category
Distribution of Food Expenditures Data
Food Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures Data
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY EDUCATION OF HOUSEHOLD
Average Food Expenditures Data
Food Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures: Bar Chart
Distribution of Food Expenditures
Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY SIZE OF HOUSEHOLD
Average Food Expenditures Data
Average Food At-Home vs. Food Away-From-Home Expenditures
Average Food At-Home Expenditures
Average Annual Food Expenditures: Pie Charts
Distribution of Food Expenditures
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY EARNERS IN HOUSEHOLD
Average Food Expenditures Data
Distribution of At-Home Food Spending: Pie Charts
Distribution of Food Expenditures Data
Food Spending as a Percent of Annual Expenditures Data
FOOD EXPENDITURES BY POPULATION
Projected U.S. Population Totals
Projected U.S. Population of Females
Projected U.S. Population of Males

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