Comparison of the consumption expenditures: Household Budget Surveys 2014/15 and 2009/10
Selected expenditure groupsHousehold Budget SurveyRate of change
(nominal)
in %
2009/102014/15
in Euro
Number of households6.5347.162
Number of households weighted (in 1 000)3.605,13.804,7
Average size of households2,292,23
Total expenditures per household2.9102.9903,1
Food, non-alcoholic beverages3463531,9
Alcoholic beverages, tobacco7168-4,7
Clothing, footwear166147-11,4
Housing, energy69178113,1
Furnishings, household equipment and routine maintenance of the house2012104,3
Health10211512,9
Transport439425-3,2
Communication4945-8,7
Recreation, sports and culture368344-6,6
Ecucation283111,6
Café, Restaurant17220619,7
Miscellaneous goods and services271269-0,7
Not for private consumption1)45752815,5
Total expenditures per adult equivalent2)1.8801.9704,7
Food, non-alcoholic beverages2162254,0
Alcoholic beverages, tobacco4746-1,7
Clothing, footwear10794-12,8
Housing, energy46253014,7
Furnishings, household equipment and routine maintenance of the house1281355,9
Health677714,3
Transport274270-1,7
Communication3232-1,3
Recreation, sports and culture239224-6,2
Ecucation161812,8
Café, Restaurant11413619,7
Miscellaneous goods and services1781821,9
Not for private consumption1)28333618,7