Food Counts: Measuring Food Consumption and Expenditures in Household Consumption and Expenditure Surveys

Journal Articles
Nutrition, M&E
Food Policy
Alberto Zezza, Calogero Carletto, John L. Fiedler, et al.
Resource Publication Date:
October, 2017
Content Format:
External Website

This special issue of Food Policy focuses on survey design choices and how they influence the quality and availability of data collected in household consumption and expenditure surveys (HCES). The 13 articles (from studies in Africa, Asia, North America, and Latin America) offer practical insights into for national statistical offices and survey practitioners worldwide, and provide policymakers with a better understanding of poverty, food security, and nutrition for effective policy design.

Access the special issue from ScienceDirect website.