Esri Consumer Spending

Esri U.S. Consumer Spending data is based on the latest Consumer Expenditure Surveys (CEX) from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Data is reported by product or service and includes total expenditures, average spending per household, and a Spending Potential Index (SPI). Current-year and five-year consumer spending forecast data is available.

The Esri U.S. Consumer Spending database includes details about the products and services that consumers are buying. Consumer Spending data identifies hundreds of items in the following categories:

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Apparel
  • Dining Out
  • Education
  • Entertainment/Recreation/Pets
  • Financial
  • Food at Home - Bakery Products
  • Food at Home - Dairy/Fruit/Vegs
  • Food at Home - Meat/Poultry/Fish/Eggs
  • Food at Home - Nonalcoholic Bev
  • Food at Home - Snacks/Other
  • Health Care
  • Household Goods
  • Household Services
  • Housing
  • Life Insurance/Pensions
  • Miscellaneous Expenses
  • Personal Care
  • Total Expenditures
  • Transportation - Local
  • Travel


Esri U.S. Consumer Spending data is available for:

  • 2023/2028 (in 2020 Census geography).
  • 2022/2027 (in 2020 Census geography).
  • 2021/2026 (in 2010 Census geography).

Available geographies

See Available geographies.

Update frequency

Esri Consumer Spending data is updated annually.


Esri uses the following methodology for Consumer Spending data:

Sample reports

The following sample spending reports are available:

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Release notes

View the release notes for Esri Consumer Spending Data in the Esri 2023 U.S. Demographics Release Notes (PDF).

Variable lists

The variable lists for Esri Consumer Spending Data are in the following data catalogs:

Data availability

Esri Consumer Spending data is available in various products including the following:

For information about purchasing Esri Consumer Spending data as a stand-alone dataset, contact