Household final consumption expenditure reached 11,949 USD bil in 2018 in Albania, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.54 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, household final consumption expenditure in Albania reached an all time high of 12,261 USD bil in 2019 and an all time low of 1,036 USD bil in 1991. When compared to Albania's main peers, household final consumption expenditure in Greece amounted to 148,344 USD bil, 6,803 USD bil in Kosovo, 8,352 USD bil in Macedonia and 4,042 USD bil in Montenegro in 2018.
Albania has been ranked 115th within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of household final consumption expenditure, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
This represents consumer spending on domestic territory and expenditure by resident households abroad (outbound tourists), but excludes any non-resident households' expenditure on domestic territory (inbound tourists).