Where the money goes

Clothing

£10,942

Other

£14,195

Holidays

£16,882

Personal

£1,130

Furniture

£3,408

Pocket money

£4,614

Leisure and

recreation

£7,464

Hobbies

and toys

£9,307

Food

£19,004

Childcare and babysitting

£70,466

Education

£74,430

Cost of raising a child from birth

to the age of 21 £231,843

£9,307

£7,464

£3,408

£4,614

Clothing

£10,942

Other

£14,195

Holidays

£16,882

Personal £1,130

Furniture

Pocket money

Leisure and

recreation

Hobbies

and toys

Food

£19,004

Childcare and

babysitting

£70,466

Education

£74,430

Cost of raising a child from birth to the age of 21 £231,843