Blog | How much do households spend per week?

22 Jan
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Did you know that UK households spent an average of £517.30 per week in 2013, and that – on average – households spent more on lottery tickets (£1.90) per week than newspapers (£1.60)? Or that we spend more on coffee consumed at home (70p per week) than tea (50p)?

There are plenty more interesting facts buried within the data; use Office for National Statistics' interactive treemap to delve through the spending shopping basket and uncover stories of your own.