BudgetFoodR Documentation

Budget Share of Food for Spanish Households

Description

a cross-section from 1980

number of observations : 23972

observation : households

country : Spain

Usage

data(BudgetFood)

Format

A dataframe containing :

wfood

percentage of total expenditure which the household has spent on food

totexp

total expenditure of the household

age

age of reference person in the household

size

size of the household

town

size of the town where the household is placed categorised into 5 groups: 1 for small towns, 5 for big ones

sex

sex of reference person (man,woman)

Source

Delgado, A. and Juan Mora (1998) “Testing non–nested semiparametric models : an application to Engel curves specification”, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 13(2), 145–162.

References

Journal of Applied Econometrics data archive : http://qed.econ.queensu.ca/jae/.

See Also

Index.Source, Index.Economics, Index.Econometrics, Index.Observations