ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Statistical Information on Final Consumption in India and the National Sample

Despite its volume, NSS information on household final consumption has not proved useful for analytical purposes. For economic analysis, it is necessary to have some idea of the changes over time in aggregate household final consumption in nominal and real terms, of the shifts in the structure of consumption by the major categories of use and of the continuing movements in the size distribution of the aggregate at current prices and also preferably in real terms.

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