What Are We Buying?
Wonderful infographic that shows how different countries are consuming things, as only NY Times can do it. What your global neighbours are buying – a look at how people spend their discretionary income. The infographic illustrates that cash spent on clothing, electronics, recreation, household goods, alcohol – depends a lot on where they live. People in Greece, for instance, spend almost 13 times more money on clothing as they do on electronics. People living in Japan spend more on recreation than they do on clothing, electronics and household goods combined. More Interactive charts here.