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Income, consumption, living conditions

Consumption expenditure

Expenditure of households on food, beverages and tobacco
Type of household in 2013
Expenditure

Households,

total

Households, by households type
persons living aloneof whom

single parents1

couples

of whomother households3
men living alonewomen living alonewithout childwith child(ren)2

1 Unmarried child(ren) aged under 18 years.

2 Unmarried child(ren) aged under 18 years of main income earner or spouse/partner.

3 Among others, households with a child/children above the age of 18 years, multi-generational households, persons sharing a flat, etc.

() = Limited informational value because the numerical value based on the number of households (25 to under 100 households) is of limited statistical reliability (relative standard error of 10% to under 20%).

Source: Sample Survey of Income and Expenditure (household book).

Average per household and month in Euro
Food, beverages and tobacco300174178172267381352437440
Bread and cereals412324234151436860
Meat502526243966627381
Fish, seafood8555610111011
Milk, cheese and eggs372119223748425954
Oils and fats7434598910
Fruit231511172029283129
Vegetables291714192838364140
Sugar, jam, honey, chocolate and confectionery18119121823193026
Food products (not elsewhere classified)127871215131916
Non-alcoholic beverages321820183039335050
Alcoholic beverages261522121134382838
Tobacco17121611((20)19191926
Average per household and month in percent
Food, beverages and tobacco100100100100100100100100100
Bread and cereals13.5 13.213.5 13.1 15.313.5 12.3 15.5 13.6
Meat16.614.1 14.7 13.7 14.8 17.3 17.616.7 18.4
Fish, seafood2.7 2.9 2.92.9 2.12.7 3.1 2.22.6
Milk, cheese and eggs 12.4 12.2 10.8 13.0 13.7 12.511.9 13.5 12.3
Oils and fats 2.2 2.2 1.9 2.4 2.1 2.3 2.4 2.1 2.2
Fruit 7.6 8.5 6.39.7 7.4 7.6 7.9 7.0 6.6
Vegetables 9.7 9.98.1 10.9 10.4 9.9 10.1 9.49.2
Sugar, jam, honey, chocolate and confectionery6.0 6.1 5.0 6.8 6.9 6.0 5.5 6.8 5.8
Food products (not elsewhere classified) 4.0 4.3 4.4 4.2 4.7 4.0 3.7 4.5 3.6
Non-alcoholic beverages 10.5 10.6 11.2 10.3 11.3 10.2 9.5 11.4 11.3
Alcoholic beverages 8.8 8.8 12.5 6.8 4.0 9.0 10.76.4 8.6
Tobacco 5.8 7.2 8.8 6.2(7.3) 5.0 5.3 4.45.9

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