The standard of living in both urban and rural areas of Andhra Pradesh has improved in the last five years, a nationwide survey claimed.
According to National Sample Survey, every person in urban areas in Andhra Pradesh spent Rs 2,238 per month, which is the fifth highest in India, in 2009-10. This marks quite an improvement in the standard of living compared to the tenth ranking that the state had in 2004-05. The data is recorded in the form of monthly per capita consumer expenditure, which indicates the money spent by each person and reflects the standard of living. Read more
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