As of 2014, an average person spends $3,735 per month. This monthly average amounts to $44,820 per year and this is approximately $5,000 less than the average consumer spent in 2007, when the average was $49,648. More »

The average teenager spends $9,626.76 per year. This number is based on total spending by and for teens of $258.7 billion, divided by 26,873,000 teenagers in the United States. Teens get 62 percent of their income from t... More »

As of 2014, Americans spend an average of $135.10 on Valentine's Day gifts, according to Business Insider. Men tend to spend, on average, more than twice as much as women for this romantic commercial holiday. As a whole,... More »

The Filipino people have various folk beliefs related to health, relationships, money, luck, animals, childbirth and children, including the beliefs that seeing a white butterfly means a person will gain wealth, craving ... More »

As of 2012, Americans spent $25.4 billion directly on professional sports. The number is higher when factoring in money spent on sports merchandise and sports gambling. More »

Though its origins are vague, the ancient Chinese gender chart was apparently developed on the belief that a woman's age and the month during which she conceives a child, based on the lunar calendar, are relative to the ... More » World View Social Sciences Cultures & Traditions

One of the ways the Chinese predict the gender of a baby is to use a lunar-based calendar that uses the mother's age at conception along with the month of conception to make a prediction. This method is supposedly based ... More »