Household consumption, in dollars - Country rankings:
The average for 2017 was 207.45 billion U.S. dollars.The highest value was in China: 4697.72 billion U.S. dollars and the lowest value was in Malawi: 0.86 billion U.S. dollars. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Household consumption, in dollars.
Definition: Household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption) is the market value of all goods and services, including durable products (such as cars, washing machines, and home computers), purchased by households. It excludes purchases of dwellings but includes imputed rent for owner-occupied dwellings. It also includes payments and fees to governments to obtain permits and licenses. Here, household consumption expenditure includes the expenditures of nonprofit institutions serving households, even when reported separately by the country. Data are in current U.S. dollars.