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The Jones Act and Hawaii families

See the breakdown of costs below.

Total $1,793.61 
Expense Annual Cost 
Housing $389.09
Insurance including Social Security $213.89
Food and beverage stores $147.46
Motor vehicle and parts $116.44
Restaurants $101.11
Health insurance $99.65
Entertainment $94.54
Vehicle expenses $83.59
Gas stations $61.69
Furniture and appliance stores $59.13
Charity $55.48
Clothing and accessory stores $54.75
Electricity $47.45
Health and personal care stores $41.61
College $41.25
Telecommunications/cable $34.68
Miscellaneous retailers $29.20
Medical care $26.65
Storage $24.09
Personal services $17.89
Construction $17.89
Natural gas $12.05
General merchandise stores $10.22
Wireless phone service $6.57
Shipping and postal services $4.02
Hobby and book stores $3.29

Source: Quantifying the cost of the Jones Act to Hawaii