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    What America Buys. How do ordinary Americans spend their money? And how has spending changed over time?

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    • Randy Krafft

      Day 11: Blood Money or Equal Money ’ve been educating myself with reading books on Government and Politics and as I was researching a topic on the internet I stumbled upon the following chart below. Have a look at the breakdown of what the average American household buys with their monthly income, based on government data from December 2011.

    • Cathy Krafft

      Day 11: Blood Money or Equal Money

    • Idea Planet

      What America Buys - How do ordinary Americans spend their money? And how has spending changed over time? #NPR

    • Ingrid

      Blood Money or Equal Money, by Cathy

    • Mark Pack

      planetmoney: A breakdown of what the average American household buys, based on government data (PDF) for December, 2011. We didn’t include everything, but we included the biggies, as well as some smaller categories that caught our eye. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics Credit: Lam Thuy Vo / Planet Money

    • Daniela De Luna Olivares

      What America Buys - great infographic from NPR on how Americans spend their money

    • Cheryl Bondie

      From NPR: what the average American spends on things...

    • Britt Bugby

      How Americans spend their money. Looks about right.

    • E S

      Info graphic of how Americans spend their money

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