poverty line


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Noun1.poverty line - a level of personal income defining the state of poverty
personal income - the income received by a single individual
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köyhyysraja

poverty line

n below the poverty linesotto la soglia di povertà
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Analysis of the causes of maternal mortality shows that 41% of the dead mothers lived below the poverty line, Medical Care Department Head at the Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan Anara Eshhodzhaeva told the May 19 press conference of AKIpress.
Meanwhile, the poverty line was set at TL 2,076 for a single employed person, while the figure was TL 4,219 for a family of four, according to Kamu-Sen figures from earlier this month.
Data from the statistical report showed the extent of poverty in Egypt in accordance with the lower poverty line average was valued at approximately EGP 3,920 per person per year during 2012/2013, or about EGP 10.
5 million people live below the poverty line in the Netherlands, Hague-based Platform31, an urban and regional development organization said.
In China, the poverty line stands at less than $1 a day, while the World Bank measures extreme poverty as below $1.
The report revealed that more than 600,000 children and a third of children in single-parent families were living below the poverty line.
6 percent of its population below the poverty line.
Because a woman or man working full-time and raising two children earns $18,720, which is still below the federal poverty line.
Pakistan's Poverty Line in 2009 had stated that 32.
that 30 % of the families in the province live under the poverty line, calling for rising the share of women in the social welfare program .
As per the estimates of Planning Commission, the number of persons living below the poverty line in the country has declined from 40.
The aggregation exercise is concerned with combining information on the distribution of income and the poverty line in order to come up with a single real number which is supposed to signify the extent of poverty in the society under review.

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