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Tribal woman in traditional dress is selling spices at the Orissa tribal rural weekly market. Orissa is one of the poorest states in India. The proportion of population living below $1 a day is 43%. The weekly market is the sole economic istitution in the rural area on which tribal farmers depend for their exchange need. The tribal economy is a subsistance economy. Every market has the area where the tribal people can sell or buy traditional hand made drink.