Where does your money go? - MoneySense

Where does your money go?

Compare your spending habits with the rest of Canada



The average Canadian household spent $53,016 in 2010. Shelter accounts for roughly 30% of this total, transportation takes up another 21%, and food eats up 14%—of which more than a quarter is spent on restaurants. Imagine how much you could save by eating in more frequently. How does your spending compare?