Retail Spending Figures

Current Geography Selection
  • Date: May 6, 2004
  • 5,10 mile radii
  • Town Hall
    741 Colonel Ledyard Hwy
    Ledyard, CT 06339*

Table Notes

  • Consumer Expenditure Categories contain overlapping information and will therefore not add up to Total Household Expenditure
  • *Reports requiring summarization use only the largest Radius or Drive Time around each center point to calculate results.
  • Current year data is for the year 2003, 5-year projected data is for the year 2008.
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Consumer Expenditure Summary Report
Consumer Expenditure Totals (Average Household Annual Expenditures)


2003 Estimate 2008 Projection % Change 03-08
Total Households 68,681
72,331
5.30%
Total Average Household Expenditure $49,075
$53,204
8.40%
Total Average Retail Expenditure $20,797
$22,534
8.40%

Consumer Expenditure Detail (Average Household Annual Expenditures)
Retail Items 2003 Estimate % of Total 2008 Projection % of Total % Change 03-08
Airline Fares $344.92
0.70%
$374.45
0.70%
8.60%
Alcoholic Beverages $477.20
1%
$517.44
1%
8.40%
Alimony and Child Support $154.59
0.30%
$167
0.30%
8%
Apparel $2,657.86
5.40%
$2,882.46
5.40%
8.50%
Apparel Services and Accessories $347.65
0.70%
$377.75
0.70%
8.70%
Audio Equipment $72.73
0.10%
$79.09
0.10%
8.70%
Babysitting and Elderly Care $291.16
0.60%
$315.95
0.60%
8.50%
Books $90.43
0.20%
$98.09
0.20%
8.50%
Books and Supplies $133.80
0.30%
$144.86
0.30%
8.30%
Boys Apparel $140.88
0.30%
$152.50
0.30%
8.30%
Cellular Phone Service $79.59
0.20%
$86.19
0.20%
8.30%
Cigarettes $403.25
0.80%
$436.62
0.80%
8.30%
Computer Hardware $386.21
0.80%
$418.62
0.80%
8.40%
Computer Information Services $41.43
0.10%
$45.27
0.10%
9.30%
Computer Software $51.41
0.10%
$55.77
0.10%
8.50%
Contributions $1,383.29
2.80%
$1,501.20
2.80%
8.50%
Coolant and Other Fluids $11.10
0%
$12.04
0%
8.40%
Cosmetics and Perfume $105.72
0.20%
$114.84
0.20%
8.60%
Deodorants and Other Personal Care $35.93
0.10%
$38.89
0.10%
8.20%
Education $884.32
1.80%
$957.19
1.80%
8.20%
Electricity $1,487.90
3%
$1,610.75
3%
8.30%
Entertainment $2,516.15
5.10%
$2,729.49
5.10%
8.50%
Fees and Admissions $650.24
1.30%
$706.22
1.30%
8.60%
Finance Charges, Excluding Mortgage and Vehicle
$214.57
0.40%
$232.55
0.40%
8.40%
Floor Coverings $78.27
0.20%
$85.08
0.20%
8.70%
Food and Beverages $8,050.25
16.40%
$8,725.14
16.40%
8.40%
Food At Home $4,743.92
9.70%
$5,136.82
9.70%
8.30%
Food Away From Home $2,829.13
5.80%
$3,070.88
5.80%
8.50%
Footwear $493.43
1%
$535.08
1%
8.40%
Fuel Oil and Other Fuels $92.99
0.20%
$100.57
0.20%
8.10%
Funeral and Cemetery $116.21
0.20%
$125.12
0.20%
7.70%
Furniture $485.41
1%
$528.27
1%
8.80%
Gasoline and Oil $1,721.58
3.50%
$1,869.86
3.50%
8.60%
Gifts $1,482.94
3%
$1,607.48
3%
8.40%
Girls Apparel $169.49
0.30%
$183.57
0.30%
8.30%
Hair Care $69.23
0.10%
$74.94
0.10%
8.30%
Hard Surface Flooring $12.93
0%
$13.96
0%
8%
Health Care $3,100.95
6.30%
$3,354.89
6.30%
8.20%
Health Care Insurance $1,488.45
3%
$1,609.28
3%
8.10%
Health Care Services $923.52
1.90%
$998.38
1.90%
8.10%
Health Care Supplies and Equipment $688.98
1.40%
$747.23
1.40%
8.50%
Household Services $363.33
0.70%
$393.07
0.70%
8.20%
Household Supplies $749.29
1.50%
$816.50
1.50%
9%
Household Textiles $113.81
0.20%
$123.45
0.20%
8.50%
Housewares and Small Appliances $1,036.70
2.10%
$1,125.05
2.10%
8.50%
Indoor Plants and Fresh Flowers $82.59
0.20%
$89.46
0.20%
8.30%
Infants Apparel $123.44
0.30%
$133.72
0.30%
8.30%
Jewelry $120.90
0.20%
$131.55
0.20%
8.80%
Legal and Accounting $113.70
0.20%
$123.54
0.20%
8.70%
Magazines $54.66
0.10%
$59.23
0.10%
8.40%
Major Appliances $229.37
0.50%
$249.15
0.50%
8.60%
Mass Transit $106.99
0.20%
$116.17
0.20%
8.60%
Men's Apparel $493.25
1%
$534.81
1%
8.40%
Mortgage Interest $2,873.99
5.90%
$3,122.61
5.90%
8.70%
Natural Gas $473.62
1%
$512.44
1%
8.20%
New Car Purchased $1,226.58
2.50%
$1,327.75
2.50%
8.20%
New Truck Purchased $916.89
1.90%
$992.75
1.90%
8.30%
New Vehicle Purchase $2,143.47
4.40%
$2,320.50
4.40%
8.30%
Newspapers $118.24
0.20%
$128.06
0.20%
8.30%
Oral Hygeine Products $31.80
0.10%
$34.42
0.10%
8.20%
Other Lodging $880.99
1.80%
$947.77
1.80%
7.60%
Other Miscellaneous Expenses $113.51
0.20%
$123.10
0.20%
8.40%
Other Repairs and Maintenance $99.56
0.20%
$107.79
0.20%
8.30%
Other Tobacco Products $43.72
0.10%
$47.39
0.10%
8.40%
Other Transportation Costs $815.54
1.70%
$883.37
1.70%
8.30%
Other Utilities $435.29
0.90%
$472.25
0.90%
8.50%
Paint and Wallpaper $46.52
0.10%
$50.47
0.10%
8.50%
Personal Care Products $187.80
0.40%
$203.71
0.40%
8.50%
Personal Care Services $542.98
1.10%
$589.40
1.10%
8.60%
Personal Insurance $566.69
1.20%
$615.20
1.20%
8.60%
Pet Supplies and Services $266.13
0.50%
$288.46
0.50%
8.40%
Photographic Equipment and Supplies $123.84
0.30%
$134.39
0.30%
8.50%
Plumbing and Heating $63.59
0.10%
$69.02
0.10%
8.50%
Property Taxes $578.71
1.20%
$628.50
1.20%
8.60%
Public Transportation $543.56
1.10%
$589.99
1.10%
8.50%
Records/Tapes/CD Purchases $127.04
0.30%
$137.65
0.30%
0%
Recreational Equipment and Supplies $928.71
1.90%
$1,007.43
1.90%
8.50%
Rental Costs $3,734.57
7.60%
$4,043.10
7.60%
8.30%
Roofing and Siding $79.86
0.20%
$86.44
0.20%
8.20%
Satellite Dishes $8.08
0%
$8.79
0%
8.80%
Shaving Needs $14.35
0%
$15.56
0%
8.40%
Shelter $8,846.19
18%
$9,585.36
18%
8.40%
Telephone Service, Excluding Cell $1,247.06
2.50%
$1,352.26
2.50%
8.40%
Televisions $108.93
0.20%
$118.23
0.20%
8.50%
Transportation 8.50%
20.80%
$11,049.42
20.80%
$10,184.29
Tuition $750.51
1.50%
$812.34
1.50%
8.20%
Used Car Purchase $1,432.78
2.90%
$1,559.09
2.90%
8.80%
Used Truck Purchase $838.88
1.70%
$910.85
1.70%
8.60%
Used Vehicle Purchase $2,271.66
4.60%
$2,469.94
4.60%
8.70%
VCRs and Related Equipment $49.15
0.10%
$53.31
0.10%
8.50%
Vehicle Insurance $1,172.86
2.40%
$1,273.20
2.40%
8.60%
Vehicle Repair $1,111.18
2.30%
$1,203.54
2.30%
8.30%
Vehicle Repair and Maintenance $1,122.28
2.30%
$1,215.57
2.30%
8.30%
Video and Audio Equipment $937.20
1.90%
$1,015.84
1.90%
8.40%
Video Game Hardware and Software $32.19
0.10%
$34.85
0.10%
8.30%
Watches $24.66
0.10%
$26.84
0.10%
8.80%
Women's Apparel $889.72
1.80%
$965.02
1.80%
8.50%