Issues influencing development of food baskets
- Calculate the minimum cost of an adequate diet for social policy planning ;
- Develop educational material about low cost healthy eating ;
- Calculate the environmental costs associated with different food patterns ;
3. Results and Discussion
3.1. Summary of finding from 10 years of surveys
|Weekly cost of IHFB ($)||201.46||224.15||225.86||235.66||242.49||278.79|
|IHFB as % AWE||29.8||31.9||29.2||28.2||28.0||30.2|
|Total welfare payments per week ($)||645.38||673.52||721.68||753.85||823.88||927.98|
|IHFB as % welfare payments||31.2||33.3||31.3||31.3||29.4||30.0|
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