How much money do you spend on your pets per year, and how? (in U.S. dollars)

Amount of money spent on pets per year in the U.S. as of 2015, by reason This statistic shows the results of a survey among American pet owners on the amount of money they estimate to spend per annum on their pet. The survey was conducted in 2015, and is sorted by type of purchase/reason for spending money. The estimated amount spent on food treats for pets thus adds up to an estimated mean amount of approximately 477 U.S. dollars per year.
Show more
Loading statistic...
Estimated expenses in U.S. dollars
Total1,191.9
Food treats476.6
Medical costs (.e.g vet appointments, medications, procedures)425.7
Pet sitting/ boarding128.5
Other equipment (e.g. habitats, collars. litter)97.4
Toys63.7
Estimated expenses in U.S. dollars
Total1,191.9
Food treats476.6
Medical costs (.e.g vet appointments, medications, procedures)425.7
Pet sitting/ boarding128.5
Other equipment (e.g. habitats, collars. litter)97.4
Toys63.7
Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment

Description

Source

More information

This statistic shows the results of a survey among American pet owners on the amount of money they estimate to spend per annum on their pet. The survey was conducted in 2015, and is sorted by type of purchase/reason for spending money. The estimated amount spent on food treats for pets thus adds up to an estimated mean amount of approximately 477 U.S. dollars per year.
Show more
Release date
July 2015
Region
United States
Survey time period
May 20-26, 2015
Age group
18 years and older
Special properties
Pet owners
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
According to the source, the figrues represent a "Summary of Mean Annual Spending".

The source worded the question as follows: “Approximately how much would you estimate you spend annually on your pets in each of the following categories? Please enter your response to the nearest dollar.”
More information
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Register for free

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

Send request

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format
Pets in the U.S.
Pets in the U.S.

All Information
in one Presentation

Pets in the U.S.

Everything On "Pets in the U.S." in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

I think of Statista as Google for researchers. Statista provides you with the information you search for right away.
Dr. Horst Stipp

Dr. Horst Stipp
EVP, Research & Innovation, Advertising Research Foundation

Statistics on "Pets in the U.S."
  • Overview
  • Americans and their pets
  • Pet care and pet stores
The most important statistics
  • Cats and dogs and fish and birds
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Statistics on the topic
Topics
About Statista
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Request webinar
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

News
News