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Household Expenditures


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Average Household Expenditure, by Component
Summary Statistics: 2019
Canada, Northwest Territories and Yellowknife

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Canada
($)
Yellowknife
($)
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Total expenditure
93,724
139,664
 
Total current consumption
68,980
98,614
Food
10,311
14,029
 
Shelter
20,200
31,342
Household operation
5,448
8,973
Household furnishings and equipment
2,486
3,154
Clothing and accessories
3,344
4,393
Transportation
12,737
16,776
 
Health care
2,780
3,109
Personal care
1,384
1,731
Recreation
4,624
7,364
 
Education
1,691
1,013
Reading materials and other printed matter
165
193
Tobacco products and alcoholic beverages
1,785
3,563
Games of chance (net)
186
196
Miscellaneous expenditures
1,838
2,779
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Source: Statistics Canada's Survey of Household Spending

 

 

 
 
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