ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Food Expenditure and Intake in the NSS 66th Round

It is evident that there have been some significant changes in the food consumption basket. The latest National Sample Survey data for 2009-10 (66th Round) show a further shift away from food to non-food items in all expenditure categories across both rural and urban areas. This analysis of changes across three rounds (1993-94, 2004-05 and 2009-10) reveals that the pace of change accelerated between 2004-05 and 2009-10.

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