Change in U.S. household consumption patterns 1984-2007

July 11, 2010

Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Consumer Expenditure Survey.


2 Responses to “Change in U.S. household consumption patterns 1984-2007”

  1. Harald Korneliussen Says:

    I see that you have ordered them by relative change. Why not absolute change?

    I’m just curious.

  2. Yoram Gat Says:

    This seems more informative to me. This ordering is also less sensitive to the definition of the categories – the largest categories tend to show the largest absolute changes (positive or negative).

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