Edition 2023

Foto omschrijving: Milkman pushing his cart. Photo taken in or before 1940.

What portion of income went to food in 1936?

In 1936, Dutch families spent an average 29 percent of their income on food and drinks. Today this is a lot less: 13 percent on average according to the 2020 CBS Budget Survey.

Welk deel van het inkomen ging in 1936 naar voeding? What portion of income went to food in 1936?