Distribution of average household spending by Medicare and non-Medicare households in the U.S. in 2012 (in U.S. dollars)

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Medicare household spendingNon-Medicare household spending
Health Care4,7222,772
Food 5,1897,890
Total average33,99353,000

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This statistic describes the distribution of average household spending by Medicare and non-Medicare households in the United States in 2012. In that year, Medicare households spent 4,722 U.S. dollars on health care issues, whereas non-Medicare households spent 2,772 U.S. dollars.
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September 2014
United States
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