How much is spent by consumers on furniture & furnishings in the UK

How much is spent by consumers on furniture & furnishings in the UK

According to an official UK government survey of family spending, in 2014 all UK households spent £450 million each week on furniture and furnishings, equivalent to 3.2% of all expenditure.   This amounts to £21 billion each year.

The biggest spenders were:

– those in the age group 30-49
– the top 10% of earners
– based in London and the South East

This is just a sample of the data held by BFM.  For more information, contact: mikedimond@bfm.org.uk.