A GLOBAL LOOK AT WHAT IT COSTS TO FEED A FAMILY FOR ONE WEEK…

Posted on October 11, 2009. Filed under: Food / Drink / Travel... |

 
 

This is interesting…
 
Take a look at the diets of families from different countries and what they eat for one week, noting the number of family members in each familyquite the eye opener.  From homelessnation.org…
 
QueenBee

 
 

One week’s worth of food by various cultures

 
Germany: The Melander family of Bargteheide
Food expenditure for one week: 375.39 Euros or $500.07
 

 

United States: The Revis family of North Carolina
Food expenditure for one week: $341.98
 

 

Japan: The Ukita family of Kodaira City
Food expenditure for one week: 37,699 Yen or $317.25
 
 
 
 
Italy: The Manzo family of Sicily
Food expenditure for one week: 214.36 Euros or $260.11
 

 

Mexico: The Casales family of Cuernavaca
Food expenditure for one week: 1,862.78 Mexican Pesos or $189.09
 

 

Poland: The Sobczynscy family of Konstancin-Jeziorna
Food expenditure for one week: 582.48 Zlotys or $151.27
 

 

Egypt: The Ahmed family of Cairo
Food expenditure for one week: 387.85 Egyptian Pounds or $68.53
 

 

Ecuador: The Ayme family of Tingo
Food expenditure for one week: $31.55
 

 

Bhutan: The Namgay family of Shingkhey Village
Food expenditure for one week: 224.93 ngultrum or $5.03
 

 

Chad: The Aboubakar family of Breidjing Camp
Food expenditure for one week: 685 CFA Francs or $1.23
 

 

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