Figure C

Variation in the components of family budgets for four-person families,* by geographic area, 2013

Area name New York, NY HUD Metro FMR Area
 Housing 18.7%
 Food 9.6%
 Child care 25.4%
 Transportation 7.3%
 Health care 20.7%
 Other necessities 7.2%
Taxes 11.1%
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* Four-person families assume two parents and two children.

Source: Authors' analysis of Economic Policy Institute Family Budget Calculator

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