IMPACT OF INVESTMENT IN THE HEALTH ON THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE STATE OF RAJASTHAN

Authors

  • Vijay Kumar Assistant Professor (E.A.F.M.), S.P.C. Government College, Ajmer
  • Suraj Mal Choudhary Rtd. Professor (E.A.F.M.), S.P.C. Government College, Ajmer

Keywords:

Health, Food Expenditure, Cost of Treatment, Economic Development, Rajasthan, Divisions

Abstract

As we know “health is wealth” because health has a dimensional effect on the economy of a state.  Health is an essential element of economic development, it affects the saving and income. Food expenditure and cost of treatment are health expenditure. Through this research paper we are trying to state the relation among the food expenditure, cost of treatment, saving and income. For that we collected 700 individual data from the 7 divisions of Rajasthan.  These are Ajmer, Bharatpur, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota and Udaipur. This research paper main objective is to find out the effect of health expenditure on economic development of the state of Rajasthan. 

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Published

15-04-2020

How to Cite

Vijay Kumar, & Suraj Mal Choudhary. (2020). IMPACT OF INVESTMENT IN THE HEALTH ON THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE STATE OF RAJASTHAN. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 6(4). Retrieved from https://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/2010