This section deals with the expenditures on goods and services of all Québec private households. These goods and services are divided into major expenditure items: food, shelter, household operation, furnishings and equipment, clothing, transportation, health care, personal care, recreation, reading materials, education, tobacco and alcoholic beverages, games of chance, income taxes, personal insurance payments and pension contributions, as well as gifts of money and contributions.

## Publications

- Un aperçu de la composition des dépenses des ménages (2018) New: July 26, 2018
- La tenue d’un budget dans le ménage (2014)
- Les dépenses selon la fréquence d’achat (2012)
- Comment les femmes et les hommes vivant seuls dépensent-ils leur argent? (2011)
- Évolution de la consommation courante des ménages québécois de 1999 à 2009 (2011)
- Faits saillants sur les dépenses des ménages en 2007 (2010)
- + Show all publications

- Dépenses des ménages (2009)
- Milieu rural ou urbain : différences dans les dépenses des ménages (2007)
- Dépenses des ménages (2005)
- La consommation (2004)
- Faits saillants concernant les dépenses des ménages en 2000 (2002)
- L’effet du revenu sur la consommation des ménages (2001)
- La consommation (2001)
- La consommation chez les 50 ans et plus (1999)
- La consommation des ménages, d’une génération à l’autre (1998)
- Le profil de consommation des ménages, d’une génération à l’autre (1998)
- Les jeunes d'une génération à l'autre (1998)

## Tables (in French only)

### Average household expenditure in current dollars and budget coefficients, by expenditure item (seven-level expenditure classification comprising 318 categories) Updated: July 26, 2018

- All households, 2010-2016 (average expenditure | budget coefficients)

### Average household expenditure in current dollars and budget coefficients, by expenditure item and selected characteristics (three-level expenditure classification comprising 73 categories) Updated: July 26, 2018

- All households, 2010-2016 (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- By household total income quintile, 2010-2016
- Lowest quintile (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Second quintile (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Third quintile (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Fourth quintile (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Highest quintile (average expenditure | budget coefficients)

- By household type, 2010-2015
- One-person households (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Couples without children (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Couples with children (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Lone-parent families (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Other types of households (average expenditure | budget coefficients)

- By housing tenure, 2010-2015
- Owner households (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Owner households with mortgage (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Owner households without mortgage (average expenditure | budget coefficients)

- Renter households (average expenditure | budget coefficients)

- Owner households (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- By age of household reference person, 2010-2015
- Less than 30 years (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- 30 to 39 years (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- 40 to 54 years (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- 55 to 64 years (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- 65 years and over (average expenditure | budget coefficients)

- By size of area of residence, 2010-2015
- Rural area or population centre under 30,000 (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Population centre 30,000 to 499,999 (average expenditure | budget coefficients)
- Population centre 500,000 or more (average expenditure | budget coefficients)

- Population counts, by selected household characteristics, Québec, 2010-2015

### Average Household Expenditures – Survey of Household Spending 1999-2009

Please note that the data in this subsection is not comparable to that in the subsection entitled “Average Household Expenditures – Survey of Household Spending 2010-2015” because of the new methodology used in the *Survey on Household Spending*. For more detailed information, please refer to section 3.9 of the following document: Statistics Canada (2017) *User Guide for the Survey of Household Spending, 2015* [online]. [www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/62f0026m/62f0026m2017001-eng.htm] (Consulted July 28, 2017).

- Historical comparison of average expenditure of total households (current $) by major expense item, Québec, 1999-2009
- Average expenditure of total households by major expense item, Québec, 2006 to 2009

- Average expenditure of total households by detailed expense item, Québec, 2006 to 2009

- Average expenditure of reporting households (only households having reported an expense), by major expense item, Québec, 2007 and 2009

- Average expenditure of reporting households (only households having reported an expense) by detailed expense item, Québec, 2006 to 2009

- Percentage of reporting households having reported an expense, by major expense item, Québec, 2007 to 2009

- Percentage of reporting households having reported an expense, by detailed expense item, Québec, 2006 to 2009