Expenditures of Food, Beverages and Tobacco, 1970-88Entry ID: USDA0306
Abstract: The "Expenditures of Food, Beverages and Tobacco, 1970-88"
dataset focuses on total expenditures of food, beverages
(nonalcoholic and alcoholic) and tobacco in current value and
U.S. dollars and on a per capita basis in U.S. dollars for the
United States and 49 foreign countries from 1970 through 1988.
Expenditures are computed as a percent of disposable personal
income and private final ... consumption expenditures. Other data
included are gross domestic product, disposable personal income,
private final consumption expenditures, net savings, exchange
rates, total food and nonfood) sales of restaurants, cafes, and
hotels, and population.
Collection Organization: Economic Research Service.
Collection Methodology: N/A
Collection Frequency: N/A
Update Characteristics: N/A
The data reside in 50 LOTUS 1-2-3 (.WK1) spreadsheet tables.
Data Center: USDA Economic Research Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet gopher, Internet home
File Format: ASCII, Lotus/dBase
Access Instructions: Call NASS at 1-800-999-6779 for historical
series data available on diskette. For historical series data
available online, connect to the Internet home page at Cornell
Access to the data or reports may be achieved through the
ERS-NASS information system:
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Start Date: 1970-01-01Stop Date: 1988-12-31
AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL COMMODITIES > DAIRY PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL COMMODITIES > LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > ANIMAL COMMODITIES > POULTRY PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > FIELD CROP PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > FRUIT PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > HORTICULTURAL PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > VEGETABLE PRODUCTS
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > SOCIAL BEHAVIOR > CONSUMER BEHAVIOR
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ECONOMIC RESOURCES > AGRICULTURE PRODUCTION
Quality For a few countries, data are missing for a few variables for
all years or for all the variables for the past couple of years.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: ltraub at econ.ag.gov
USDA Economic Research Service Rural Economy Division (RED) 1301 New York Avenue, NW, Room 936B
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20005-4788
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-09-19