Table 1

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

ExpenditureHouseholds consuming tobaccoHouseholds not consuming tobacco
Whole of India
 Total medical7.401.2813.731.61
 Medical attributed to tobaccoNANA0.000.00
Rural India
 Total medical6.611.2711.371.78
 Medical attributed to tobacco1.
Urban India
 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.