Household expenditures, detailed categories

  • 1 - Total current consumption
  • 1.1 - Total food
  • 1.1.1 - Food purchased from stores
  • 1.1.1.1 - Food purchased from stores locally or on day trips
  • 1.1.1.2 - Food purchased from stores while on trips overnight or longer
  • 1.1.2 - Board paid to private households
  • 1.1.2.1 - Day board and children's lunches
  • 1.1.2.2 - Board paid to private households while on trips overnight or longer
  • 1.1.3 - Food purchased from restaurants
  • 1.2 - Total shelter
  • 1.2.1 - Principal accommodation
  • 1.2.1.1 - Rented living quarters
  • 1.2.1.1.1 - Rent
  • 1.2.1.1.2 - Tenants' maintenance, repairs and alterations
  • 1.2.1.1.3 - Tenants' insurance premiums
  • 1.2.1.2 - Owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.1 - Regular mortgage payments for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.2 - Repairs and maintenance for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.3 - Condominium charges for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.4 - Property taxes for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.5 - Homeowners' insurance premiums for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.6 - Other expenditures for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.6.1 - Commissions for sale of owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.6.2 - Legal fees related to owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.6.3 - Mortgage insurance premiums for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.6.4 - Appraisals, surveying and mortgage penalties for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.2.6.5 - Transfer taxes and land registration fees for owned living quarters
  • 1.2.1.3 - Water, fuel and electricity for principal accommodation
  • 1.2.1.3.1 - Water and sewage for principal accommodation
  • 1.2.1.3.2 - Electricity for principal accommodation
  • 1.2.1.3.3 - Natural gas (piped gas) for principal accommodation
  • 1.2.1.3.4 - Other fuel for heating and cooking for principal accommodation (for example, oil, propane, wood)
  • 1.2.2 - Other accommodation
  • 1.2.2.1 - Owned vacation home
  • 1.2.2.1.1 - Repairs and maintenance on owned vacation home
  • 1.2.2.1.2 - Property taxes and sewage charges for owned vacation home
  • 1.2.2.1.3 - Insurance premiums for owned vacation home
  • 1.2.2.1.4 - Electricity, water and fuel for owned vacation home
  • 1.2.2.1.5 - Other expenses for owned vacation home
  • 1.2.2.2 - Traveller accommodation
  • 1.2.2.2.1 - Hotels and motels
  • 1.2.2.2.2 - Other accommodation away from home
  • 1.3 - Total household operation
  • 1.3.1 - Communications
  • 1.3.1.1 - Telephone
  • 1.3.1.1.1 - Purchase of telephones and equipment
  • 1.3.1.1.2 - Telephone services
  • 1.3.1.2 - Cell phone, pager and handheld text messaging services
  • 1.3.1.3 - Internet access services
  • 1.3.1.4 - On-line services
  • 1.3.1.5 - Postal and other communication services (for example, fax services, parcel delivery)
  • 1.3.2 - Child care expenses
  • 1.3.2.1 - Child care outside the home
  • 1.3.2.1.1 - Day-care centres
  • 1.3.2.1.2 - Child care outside the home (excluding day-care centres)
  • 1.3.2.2 - Child care in the home
  • 1.3.3 - Domestic and other custodial services (excluding child care)
  • 1.3.4 - Pet expenses
  • 1.3.4.1 - Pet food
  • 1.3.4.2 - Purchase of pets and pet-related goods
  • 1.3.4.3 - Veterinarian and other services
  • 1.3.5 - Household cleaning supplies
  • 1.3.6 - Paper, plastic and foil household supplies (for example, stationery supplies, paper towels, foil and plastic wraps)
  • 1.3.6.1 - Stationery supplies (excluding school supplies)
  • 1.3.6.2 - Paper and plastic supplies (for example, paper towels, foil and plastic wraps)
  • 1.3.6.2.1 - Other paper supplies
  • 1.3.6.2.2 - Plastic and foil supplies
  • 1.3.7 - Garden supplies and services
  • 1.3.7.1 - Nursery and greenhouse stock, cut flowers, and decorative plants
  • 1.3.7.2 - Fertilizers, weed controls, herbicides, insecticides, pesticides, soil and soil conditioners
  • 1.3.7.3 - Horticultural services and snow and garbage removal
  • 1.3.8 - Other household supplies (for example, light bulbs, batteries, string)
  • 1.4 - Total household furnishings and equipment
  • 1.4.1 - Household furnishings
  • 1.4.1.1 - Furniture for indoor or outdoor use
  • 1.4.1.2 - Rugs, mats and underpadding
  • 1.4.1.3 - Window coverings and household textiles
  • 1.4.1.4 - Art, antiques and decorative ware
  • 1.4.1.4.1 - Works of art, carvings and vases
  • 1.4.1.4.2 - Antiques
  • 1.4.1.4.3 - Glass mirrors, and mirror and picture frames
  • 1.4.2 - Household equipment
  • 1.4.2.1 - Household appliances
  • 1.4.2.1.1 - Room air conditioners, portable humidifiers and dehumidifiers
  • 1.4.2.1.2 - Refrigerators and freezers
  • 1.4.2.1.3 - Cooking equipment (for example, stoves, ranges, convection ovens, barbecues)
  • 1.4.2.1.4 - Microwave ovens
  • 1.4.2.1.5 - Small electric food preparation appliances
  • 1.4.2.1.6 - Washers and dryers
  • 1.4.2.1.7 - Sewing machines, vacuum cleaners and other rug cleaning equipment
  • 1.4.2.1.8 - Portable dishwashers
  • 1.4.2.1.9 - Other electric equipment and appliances (for example, irons, fans, extension cords)
  • 1.4.2.1.10 - Attachments and parts for major household appliances
  • 1.4.2.2 - Home and workshop tools and equipment
  • 1.4.2.2.1 - Power tools and equipment
  • 1.4.2.2.2 - Other tools (for example, hammers, saws, blades)
  • 1.4.2.3 - Lawn, garden and snow removal tools and equipment
  • 1.4.2.3.1 - Power lawn, garden and snow removal equipment
  • 1.4.2.3.2 - Other lawn, garden and snow removal tools and equipment
  • 1.4.2.4 - Lamps and lampshades
  • 1.4.2.5 - Non-electric kitchen and cooking equipment
  • 1.4.2.6 - Cutlery, flatware and silverware
  • 1.4.2.7 - Non-electric cleaning equipment
  • 1.4.2.8 - Luggage
  • 1.4.2.9 - Home security equipment
  • 1.4.2.10 - Other household equipment, parts and accessories (for example, clocks, clothes lines, ladders)
  • 1.4.3 - Maintenance and repairs of furniture and equipment
  • 1.4.3.1 - Maintenance and repair of furniture, carpeting and household textiles
  • 1.4.3.2 - Maintenance and repair of major household appliances
  • 1.4.3.3 - Other maintenance and repairs of furniture and equipment
  • 1.4.4 - Services related to furnishings and equipment
  • 1.4.4.1 - Rental of heating equipment
  • 1.4.4.2 - Home security services
  • 1.4.4.3 - Other services related to household furnishings and equipment (for example, installation and rental of appliances)
  • 1.5 - Total clothing
  • 1.5.1 - Women's and girls' wear (4 years and over)
  • 1.5.1.1 - Clothing, women and girls aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.1.2 - Footwear, women and girls aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.1.3 - Accessories, women and girls aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.1.4 - Jewellery and watches, women and girls aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.1.5 - Clothing gifts to non-household members, women and girls aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.2 - Men's and boys' wear (4 years and over)
  • 1.5.2.1 - Clothing, men and boys aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.2.2 - Footwear, men and boys aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.2.3 - Accessories, men and boys aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.2.4 - Jewellery and watches, men and boys aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.2.5 - Clothing gifts to non-household members, men and boys aged 4 years and over
  • 1.5.3 - Children's wear (under 4 years)
  • 1.5.3.1 - Clothing and cloth diapers, children under 4 years
  • 1.5.3.2 - Footwear, children under 4 years
  • 1.5.3.3 - Clothing gifts to non-household members, children under 4 years
  • 1.5.4 - Clothing material, notions and services
  • 1.5.4.1 - Clothing material and notions (excluding household textiles)
  • 1.5.4.2 - Clothing services
  • 1.5.4.2.1 - Laundry and dry cleaning service
  • 1.5.4.2.2 - Laundromats and self-service dry cleaning
  • 1.5.4.2.3 - Other clothing services
  • 1.6 - Total transportation
  • 1.6.1 - Private transportation
  • 1.6.1.1 - Purchase of automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.1.1 - Purchase of automobiles
  • 1.6.1.1.2 - Purchase of trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.1.3 - Separate sale of automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.2 - Purchase of automotive accessories
  • 1.6.1.3 - Rented and leased automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.3.1 - Rented automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.3.1.1 - Automobile/truck/van rental fees (including mileage, insurance charges, taxes, drop-off fees)
  • 1.6.1.3.1.2 - Gas and other fuels for rented automobiles/trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.3.1.3 - Other expenses for rented automobiles/trucks/vans (for example, toll fees, parking and repairs)
  • 1.6.1.3.2 - Leasing fees for automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.4 - Operation of owned and leased automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.4.1 - Gasoline and other fuels for owned and leased automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.4.2 - Tires, batteries, and other automotive parts and supplies for owned and leased automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.4.3 - Maintenance and repair for owned and leased automobiles and trucks/vans
  • 1.6.1.4.4 - Garage rent and parking
  • 1.6.1.4.4.1 - Garage rent and parking at dwelling (not included in rent)
  • 1.6.1.4.4.2 - Parking away from home
  • 1.6.1.4.5 - Driving lessons
  • 1.6.1.4.6 - Drivers' licences and tests
  • 1.6.1.4.7 - Private and public vehicle insurance premiums
  • 1.6.1.4.8 - Registration fees (including insurance if part of registration)
  • 1.6.1.4.9 - Vehicle security and communication services
  • 1.6.1.4.10 - Other automobile and truck/van operation services (for example auto association fees, towing, toll fees)
  • 1.6.2 - Public transportation
  • 1.6.2.1 - City or commuter bus, subway, street car and commuter train
  • 1.6.2.2 - Taxi
  • 1.6.2.3 - Airplane
  • 1.6.2.4 - Train
  • 1.6.2.5 - Highway bus
  • 1.6.2.6 - Other passenger transportation (for example, airport limousine service, travel insurance)
  • 1.6.2.7 - Household moving, storage and delivery services
  • 1.7 - Total health care
  • 1.7.2 - Direct health care costs to household
  • 1.7.2.1 - Health care supplies (for example, first aid kits, wheelchairs)
  • 1.7.2.2 - Medicinal and pharmaceutical products
  • 1.7.2.2.1 - Prescription medicines
  • 1.7.2.2.2 - Other non-prescription medicines and pharmaceutical products
  • 1.7.2.3 - Physicians' care
  • 1.7.2.4 - Health care practitioners other than physicians
  • 1.7.2.4.1 - Health care practitioners in the home
  • 1.7.2.4.2 - Other health care practitioners
  • 1.7.2.5 - Eye-care goods and services
  • 1.7.2.5.1 - Prescription eye wear
  • 1.7.2.5.2 - Non-prescription eye wear and eye-care goods
  • 1.7.2.5.3 - Eye-care services (for example, surgery, exams)
  • 1.7.2.6 - Dental services
  • 1.7.2.7 - Hospital care
  • 1.7.2.8 - Other medical services (for example, ambulances, nursing homes)
  • 1.7.3 - Health insurance premiums
  • 1.7.3.1 - Public hospital, medical and drug plans
  • 1.7.3.2 - Private health insurance plans
  • 1.7.3.2.1 - Private health care plans (for example, supplementary coverage, extended benefit packages, drug plans)
  • 1.7.3.2.2 - Dental plans
  • 1.7.3.2.3 - Accident and disability insurance
  • 1.8 - Total personal care
  • 1.8.1 - Personal care supplies and equipment
  • 1.8.1.1 - Personal care preparations (for example, soap, shampoo)
  • 1.8.1.2 - Disposable diapers
  • 1.8.1.3 - Electric hairstyling and personal care appliances
  • 1.8.1.4 - Other personal care supplies and equipment (for example, brushes, wigs, razors)
  • 1.8.2 - Personal care services
  • 1.8.2.1 - Hair grooming
  • 1.8.2.2 - Other personal services (for example, manicures, facials)
  • 1.9 - Total recreation
  • 1.9.1 - Recreation equipment and associated services
  • 1.9.1.1 - Sports and athletic equipment
  • 1.9.1.2 - Playground equipment, above-ground pools and accessories
  • 1.9.1.3 - Toys and children's vehicles
  • 1.9.1.4 - Video game systems, accessories and video game cartridges
  • 1.9.1.5 - Artists' materials, handicraft and hobbycraft kits and materials
  • 1.9.1.6 - Computer equipment and supplies
  • 1.9.1.6.1 - Computer hardware
  • 1.9.1.6.2 - Computer software
  • 1.9.1.6.3 - Computer supplies and other equipment
  • 1.9.1.7 - Photographic goods and services
  • 1.9.1.7.1 - Digital cameras and accessories
  • 1.9.1.7.2 - Other cameras, camera parts, attachments, photographic film, accessories and other photographic goods
  • 1.9.1.7.3 - Photographers' and other photographic services
  • 1.9.1.8 - Musical instruments, parts and accessories
  • 1.9.1.9 - Collectors' items (for example, stamps, coins)
  • 1.9.1.10 - Camping, picnic equipment and accessories (excluding barbecues)
  • 1.9.1.11 - Supplies and parts for recreational equipment
  • 1.9.1.12 - Rental, maintenance and repairs of recreational equipment
  • 1.9.2 - Recreational vehicles and associated services
  • 1.9.2.1 - Purchase of recreational vehicles
  • 1.9.2.1.1 - Purchase of bicycles, parts and accessories
  • 1.9.2.1.2 - Purchase of recreational vehicles and outboard motors (excluding bicycles)
  • 1.9.2.1.2.1 - Purchase of travel trailers
  • 1.9.2.1.2.2 - Purchase of tent trailers
  • 1.9.2.1.2.3 - Purchase of motorcycles
  • 1.9.2.1.2.4 - Purchase of snowmobiles
  • 1.9.2.1.2.5 - Purchase of motor homes
  • 1.9.2.1.2.6 - Purchase of truck campers
  • 1.9.2.1.2.7 - Purchase of boats or canoes
  • 1.9.2.1.2.8 - Purchase of outboard motors and personal watercraft
  • 1.9.2.1.2.9 - Purchase of all-terrain vehicles
  • 1.9.2.1.2.10 - Other recreational vehicle purchases
  • 1.9.2.2 - Operation of recreational vehicles
  • 1.9.2.2.1 - Bicycle maintenance and repairs
  • 1.9.2.2.2 - Expenses for rented and leased recreational vehicles
  • 1.9.2.2.3 - Gasoline and other fuels for recreational vehicles
  • 1.9.2.2.4 - Supplies and parts for recreational vehicles (excluding bicycles)
  • 1.9.2.2.5 - Maintenance and repair jobs for recreational vehicles
  • 1.9.2.2.6 - Insurance premiums for recreational vehicles
  • 1.9.2.2.7 - Registration fees and licences for recreational vehicles
  • 1.9.2.2.8 - Other expenses for operation of recreational vehicles (for example, parking, mooring and boat storage)
  • 1.9.3 - Home entertainment equipment and services
  • 1.9.3.1 - Home entertainment equipment
  • 1.9.3.1.1 - Audio equipment (for example, radios, compact disc (CD) players, speakers)
  • 1.9.3.1.2 - Pre-recorded digital video discs (DVDs), compact discs (CDs), video and audio cassette tapes, video discs and downloads of audio or video
  • 1.9.3.1.3 - Blank video and audio cassette tapes, blank compact discs (CDs), blank digital video discs (DVDs) and diskettes
  • 1.9.3.1.4 - Televisions, video cassette recorders (VCRs), digital video discs (DVDs) players, digital video discs (DVDs) recorders, video cameras and other television/video components
  • 1.9.3.2 - Home entertainment services
  • 1.9.3.2.1 - Rental of videotapes and videodiscs
  • 1.9.3.2.2 - Rental of home entertainment equipment and other services
  • 1.9.3.2.3 - Maintenance and repair of home entertainment equipment
  • 1.9.4 - Recreation services
  • 1.9.4.1 - Entertainment
  • 1.9.4.1.1 - Movie theatres
  • 1.9.4.1.2 - Live sports events
  • 1.9.4.1.3 - Live performing arts
  • 1.9.4.1.4 - Admission to museums and other activities
  • 1.9.4.1.5 - Rental of cablevision and satellite services
  • 1.9.4.1.5.1 - Rental of cablevision services
  • 1.9.4.1.5.2 - Rental of satellite television services
  • 1.9.4.2 - Use of recreation facilities
  • 1.9.4.2.1 - Membership and single usage fees for sports and recreation facilities
  • 1.9.4.2.2 - Video, pinball and carnival games
  • 1.9.4.2.3 - Children's camps
  • 1.9.4.3 - Package travel tours
  • 1.9.4.4 - Other recreational services (for example, fishing and hunting licenses, party planning)
  • 1.10 - Total reading materials and other printed matter
  • 1.10.1 - Newspapers
  • 1.10.2 - Magazines and periodicals
  • 1.10.3 - Books and pamphlets (excluding school books)
  • 1.10.4 - Maps, sheet music and other printed matter
  • 1.10.5 - Services related to reading materials (for example, duplicating, library fees)
  • 1.11 - Total education
  • 1.11.1 - Educational supplies
  • 1.11.1.1 - Educational supplies: kindergarten, nursery, elementary and secondary school
  • 1.11.1.2 - Educational supplies, postsecondary
  • 1.11.2 - Textbooks
  • 1.11.2.1 - Textbooks: kindergarten, nursery, elementary and secondary school
  • 1.11.2.2 - Textbooks, postsecondary
  • 1.11.3 - Tuition fees
  • 1.11.3.1 - Tuition fees: kindergarten, nursery, elementary and secondary school
  • 1.11.3.2 - Tuition fees, postsecondary
  • 1.11.4 - Other courses and lessons (excluding driving)
  • 1.11.5 - Other educational services (for example, rental of school books or equipment)
  • 1.12 - Total tobacco products and alcoholic beverages
  • 1.12.1 - Tobacco products and smokers' supplies
  • 1.12.1.1 - Cigarettes
  • 1.12.1.2 - Other tobacco products and smokers' supplies
  • 1.12.2 - Alcoholic beverages
  • 1.12.2.1 - Alcoholic beverages served on licensed premises
  • 1.12.2.2 - Alcoholic beverages purchased from stores
  • 1.12.2.3 - Self-made alcoholic beverages
  • 1.13 - Games of chance (net of winnings)
  • 1.13.1 - Government-run lotteries
  • 1.13.2 - Casinos, slot machines, and video lottery terminals
  • 1.13.3 - Bingos
  • 1.13.4 - Non-government lotteries and raffle tickets
  • 1.13.5 - Winnings from games of chance
  • 1.14 - Total miscellaneous expenditures
  • 1.14.1 - Expenses on other property owned
  • 1.14.2 - Legal services not related to dwellings
  • 1.14.3 - Financial services
  • 1.14.3.1 - Service charges from banks
  • 1.14.3.2 - Stock and bond commissions
  • 1.14.3.3 - Administration fees for brokers and others
  • 1.14.3.4 - Other financial services (for example, tax preparation)
  • 1.14.4 - Dues to unions and professional associations
  • 1.14.5 - Contributions and dues for social clubs and other organizations
  • 1.14.6 - Forfeit of deposits, fines, money lost or stolen
  • 1.14.7 - Tools and equipment purchased for work
  • 1.14.8 - Other miscellaneous goods and services
  • 1.14.8.1 - Funeral services, cemetery plots and upkeep, and tombstones
  • 1.14.8.2 - Government services (for example, passports, birth certificates, citizenship, visas, marriage licenses)
  • 1.14.8.3 - Wholesale/retail memberships
  • 1.14.8.4 - Other miscellaneous goods
  • 1.14.8.5 - Other miscellaneous services (for example, rental of halls)
  • 1.15 - Personal taxes (net of refunds)
  • 1.15.1 - Income tax on reference year income
  • 1.15.2 - Income tax on income received before reference year
  • 1.15.3 - Other personal taxes (for example, gift tax)
  • 1.15.4 - Tax refunds
  • 1.16 - Total personal insurance payments and pension contributions
  • 1.16.1 - Life insurance premiums
  • 1.16.2 - Annuity contracts and transfers to Registered Retirement Income Funds (RRIFs)
  • 1.16.3 - Employment insurance premiums
  • 1.16.4 - Retirement and pension fund payments
  • 1.16.4.1 - Canada and Quebec Pension Plan
  • 1.16.4.2 - Other government pension funds
  • 1.16.4.3 - Other retirement or pension funds (excluding Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs))
  • 1.17 - Total gifts of money and contributions
  • 1.17.1 - Money and support payments
  • 1.17.1.1 - Alimony and child support
  • 1.17.1.2 - Gifts of money and support payments (excluding alimony and child support) to persons living inside Canada
  • 1.17.1.3 - Gifts of money and support payments (excluding alimony and child support) to persons living outside Canada
  • 1.17.2 - Contributions to charity
  • 1.17.2.1 - Contributions to religious organizations
  • 1.17.2.2 - Contributions to non-religious charitable organizations
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