Food and Agricultural Commodity Consumption in the United States: Looking Ahead to 2020
by Biing-Hwan Lin
, Jayachandran Variyam
, Jane E. Allshouse, and John Cromartie
Agricultural Economic Report No. (AER-820) 62 pp, February 2003
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
In this publication...
Frontmatter , 17 kb
Introduction , 14 kb
Data , 19 kb
Model Specification, Estimation, and Forecasting 29 kb
Estimation Results , 21 kb
Projections of Food and Commodity Consumption, 2000-2020 56 kb
Decomposition and Sensitivity Analyses , 39 kb
Conclusions , 16 kb
Appendix , 78 kb
Entire Report , 200 kb
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