U.S. Consumer Spending ChartFest

I linked to an article about US spending the other day. Since then, I keep seeing a variety of telling charts about the changes in US consumer spending habits.

These are my 6 favorites:


High Income Spending Splurge

Source: Bundle


Spending Habits: Wealth, Age Group cohorts

Source: Econompicdata


Changes in Spending by Sector, 2008-10


Upper-Income Spending Surges 33%

Source: Gallup

Household Spending by Category

Source: Bundle.com

Gallup Daily: U.S. Consumer Spending

Results reported in both a 3-day and 14-day rolling average

Source: Gallup

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