Food and Agricultural Commodity Consumption in the United States: Looking Ahead to 2020
Biing-Hwan Lin, Jayachandran N. Variyam, Jane Allshouse, and John Cromartie
Agricultural Economic Report No. (AER820) 62 pp,
This report analyzes how U.S. consumption of food commodities is projected to rise through 2020. The study uses date from USDA's food intake survey to project the consumption, through 2020, of 25 food groups and 22 commodity groups.
Keywords: Eating out, diet and health knowledge, food-commodity transition database, food consumption projections, commodity consumption projections, Continuing Survey of Food Intakes by Individuals, CSFII, food consumption, nutrition, ERS, USDA
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- Frontmatter, 18 Kb
- Introduction, 15 Kb
- Data, 20 Kb
- Model Specification, Estimation, and Forecasting, 30 Kb
- Estimation Results, 22 Kb
- Projections of Food and Commodity Consumption, 2000-2020, 57 Kb
- Decomposition and Sensitivity Analyses, 40 Kb
- Conclusions, 17 Kb
- Appendix, 79 Kb
- Entire Report, 201 Kb
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Updated date: February 3, 2003