Parental expectations on kids spending habits with regards to pocket money UK 2015

Parental expectations regarding spending habits of pocket money by their children in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 7, 2015
Parental expectations on kids spending habits with regards to pocket money UK 2015 This statistic shows the distribution of parental expectations regarding what their children spent the pocket money on in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2015. The majority of parents, 63 percent, expected their children to spend money allowance on sweets or chocolate. Further 49 percent expected DVDs and CDs to be bought by the pocket money.
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Parental expectations regarding spending habits of pocket money by their children in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015

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Share of parents
Sweets/ chocolate63%
DVDs/ CDs49%
Tickets (cinema, theatre, concerts, etc.)45%
Video games44%
Books38%
Clothes/ shoes33%
Other14%
Share of parents
Sweets/ chocolate63%
DVDs/ CDs49%
Tickets (cinema, theatre, concerts, etc.)45%
Video games44%
Books38%
Clothes/ shoes33%
Other14%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 7, 2015
This statistic shows the distribution of parental expectations regarding what their children spent the pocket money on in the United Kingdom (UK) as of 2015. The majority of parents, 63 percent, expected their children to spend money allowance on sweets or chocolate. Further 49 percent expected DVDs and CDs to be bought by the pocket money.
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