top
NWT Bureau of Statistics
    Bureau Home GNWT Home Mandate Contact Us New Releases

Household Expenditures


Download in Excel file information on expenditure and consumption patterns of Northwest Territories, Yellowknife and Canadian households.


Average Household Expenditure, by Component
Summary Statistics: 2015
Canada, Northwest Territories and Yellowknife

Blue Spacer
 
Canada
($)
Yellowknife
($)
Blue Spacer
Total expenditure
82,697
125,783
 
Total current consumption
60,516
88,927
Food
8,629
10,456
 
Shelter
17,509
29,817
Household operation
4,490
7,010
Household furnishings and equipment
2,166
2,836
Clothing
3,374
5,171
Transportation
11,761
16,366
 
Health care
2,361
2,668
Personal care
1,316
1,481
Recreation
3,981
6,859
 
Education
1,540
1,049
Reading materials and other printed matter
168
251
Tobacco products and alcoholic beverages
1,336
2,505
Games of chance (net)
180
403
Miscellaneous expenditures
1,703
2,055
Blue Spacer
Source: Statistics Canada's Survey of Household Spending

 

 

 
 
Phone Directory Terms of Use Accessibility