Expenditure and Food Survey (EFS)

Updated: Aug 20, 2021

A continuous survey of household expenditure, food consumption, and income in the UK. It replaced the Family Expenditure Survey and the National Food Survey in April 2001. Its primary aim was to provide information about spending patterns for the retail price index, and the Living Costs and Food Survey.

Reference: Oxford Press Dictonary of Economics, 5th edt.

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