Table 1

Monthly per capita consumption expenditure (MPCE) in India in Embedded Image, 2004–2005

ExpenditureHouseholds consuming tobaccoHouseholds not consuming tobacco
Amount%Amount%
Whole of India
 Total576.95100853.07100
 Tobacco13.402.320.000.00
 Total medical7.401.2813.731.61
 Medical attributed to tobaccoNANA0.000.00
Rural India
 Total520.41100639.17100
 Tobacco11.902.290.000.00
 Total medical6.611.2711.371.78
 Medical attributed to tobacco1.210.230.000.00
Urban India
 Total842.091001208.22100
 Tobacco20.462.430.000.00
 Total medical11.071.3217.641.46
 Medical attributed to tobacco1.920.230.000.00
  • Source: Computed from the 2004–2005 National Sample Survey.21

  • NA, not available.