The state of the american traveler survey is conducted quarterly by travel spending expectations are also high, suggesting the outlook for domestic leisure travel. People who travel end up spending about 9% of their budget on entertainment--that's about $52, on average, for a domestic trip, and $293 while abroad movies and sporting events are popular diversions when people are away from home. Air travel: this subsector is the second-largest and accounts for nearly 17 percent of total travel and tourism-related spending in 2016, travelers spent nearly $265 billion on passenger air transportation services. Consumer spending accounts for about 70% of the us economy what americans buy is divided into two major categories first, there's spending on necessities such as food, housing and clothing.
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