Table 1 
Average spending on goods and services and shares of spending of major categories by province, 2013 

Average spending on goods and services and shares of spending of major categories by province, 2013
  Average spending on goods and services Shelter Transportation Food Clothing and accessories
  dollars shares of spending on goods and services (%)shares of spending on goods and services (%)shares of spending on goods and services (%)shares of spending on goods and services (%)
Canada 58,592 28.0 20.6 13.6 6.1
Newfoundland and Labrador 55,216 22.7 24.9 13.9 6.5
Prince Edward Island 47,410 24.7 21.3 14.8 5.8
Nova Scotia 52,051 26.0 22.8 13.6 6.0
New Brunswick 49,457 23.7 23.9 13.9 6.1
Quebec 51,431 25.0 20.9 15.5 6.1
Ontario 60,718 29.8 19.9 12.9 6.1
Manitoba 53,088 26.1 22.0 13.7 5.9
Saskatchewan 58,075 25.3 24.5 12.6 6.3
Alberta 71,429 27.3 21.5 13.0 6.5
British Columbia 61,007 30.8 18.3 13.3 5.7
Source(s):
Survey of Household Spending (3508).
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