A Spectrum Of U.S. Consumer Spending

Posted By Ben Goulding, 11 July, 2009 | permalink

US Consumer Spending. Image: visualeconomics

The image illustrates consumer spending as of April 2009.

It’s interesting to see that only 7 out of the 12.4 percent of income spent on food is for food at home. Is this a sign of lavish lifestyles or is it the root cause of the obesity problems we have in the US. Read into it what you will.

[Via Visual Economics]

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