That $184 a day totals up to a whopping $43,376 since the beginning of this year. That figure comes to you courtesty of the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC), which has also summed up many of the most interesting figures in this infographic. Woah; we spend $14 billion a year on alcohol!
ASIC is using the infographic to promote its new (and free) TrackMySpend iOS app, which lets you track and categorise your spending. ASIC's MoneySmart site also has plenty of tools for helping control your budget; good stuff.