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Mean consumption, Poverty and Inequality in Rural India in the 60th Round of the National Sample Survey

Jha, Raghbendra; Gaiha, Raghav; Sharma, Anurag

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This article reports on mean consumption, poverty (all three FGT measures) and inequality during 2004 for rural India using National Sample Survey (NSS) data for the 60th Round. Mean consumption at the national level is much higher than the poverty line.

dc.contributor.authorJha, Raghbendra
dc.contributor.authorGaiha, Raghav
dc.contributor.authorSharma, Anurag
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-10T22:13:30Z
dc.identifier.issn0021-9096
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/49780
dc.description.abstractThis article reports on mean consumption, poverty (all three FGT measures) and inequality during 2004 for rural India using National Sample Survey (NSS) data for the 60th Round. Mean consumption at the national level is much higher than the poverty line.
dc.publisherde Sitter Publications
dc.sourceJournal of Asian and African Studies
dc.subjectKeywords: consumption behavior; database; growth rate; poverty; rural area; socioeconomic survey; article; economics; ethnology; health; history; India; legal aspect; population density; poverty; psychological aspect; rural population; social problem; socioeconomic India; inequality; mean consumption; poverty
dc.titleMean consumption, Poverty and Inequality in Rural India in the 60th Round of the National Sample Survey
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume45
dc.date.issued2010
local.identifier.absfor140202 - Economic Development and Growth
local.identifier.ariespublicationu4002919xPUB192
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationJha, Raghbendra, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationGaiha, Raghav, University of Delhi
local.contributor.affiliationSharma, Anurag, Monash University
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue5
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage485
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage503
local.identifier.doi10.1177/0021909610373892
dc.date.updated2016-02-24T10:22:00Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-77958603436
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