Women make up a larger share of this spending than men, spending more than men on the majority of clothing categories in 2021. The clothing category women spent the most money on was sweaters, shirts, tops, and vests, with an average annual expenditure of 143.90 U.S. dollars in 2021. Pants and shorts followed behind, at 95.91 dollars. These were also the top two categories for men, who spent just over 75 dollars on both categories. Men actually spent more on footwear than they did any type of clothing, at almost 120 U.S. dollars in 2021.
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