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" Poverty gap is the mean shortfall from the poverty line (counting the nonpoor as having zero shortfall), expressed as a percentage of the poverty line. This measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its incidence. "
Attacking Poverty - Page 320
2000 - 335 pages
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Knowledge for Development

1998 - 251 pages
...average difference between the poverty line and actual income or consumption for all poor households, expressed as a percentage of the poverty line. This...poverty, and consistent comparisons between countries using the same definition can be difficult. National poverty lines tend to have greater purchasing...
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Entering the 21st Century: World Development Report, 1999/2000

Shahid Yusuf - 1999 - 300 pages
...average difference between the poverty line and actual income or consumption for all poor households, expressed as a percentage of the poverty line. This...poverty, and consistent comparisons between countries using the same definition can be difficult. National poverty lines tend to have greater purchasing...
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Reducing Vulnerability and Increasing Opportunity: Social Protection in ...

2002 - 170 pages
...acceptable living standard. Poverty gap is the mean shortfall below the poverty line (counting the nonpoor a having zero shortfall) expressed as a percentage of...measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its incidence. Source: World Bank, WDK 2000/2001 200 li. TABLE A4.3 Population Living on Less Than US$1...
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Reducing Vulnerability and Increasing Opportunity: Social Protection in ...

2002 - 170 pages
...shortfall below the poverty line (countin9 the nonpoor a havin9 zero shortfalll expressed as a percenta9e of the poverty line. This measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its inddence. 5ource: World Bank. WDR 2000/2001 2001 L TABLE Aa.3 Population Living on Less Than U5$1 a...
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The Emergence of a National Economy: An Economic History of Indonesia, 1800-2000

Howard W. Dick - 2002 - 286 pages
...poverty gap — that is. the mean shortfall below the poverty line. expressed as a percentage of this line. This measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its incidence. These data also show that the depth of poverty in lndonesia ranks second after the Philippines....
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Sustainable Development in a Dynamic World: Transforming Institutions ...

Zmarak Shalizi - 2003 - 250 pages
...previous editions for individual countries. Poverty gap at $1 PPP a day and Poverty gap at $2 PPP a day is the mean shortfall below the poverty line (counting...measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its incidence. International comparisons of poverty data entail both conceptual and practical problems....
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Promoting the Millennium Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific: Meeting ...

United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations Development Programme - 2003 - 111 pages
...with poverty rates over time for an individual country (World Bank). Poverty gap. Mean shortfall from the poverty line (counting the nonpoor as having zero...measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its incidence (World Bank). Proportion of seats in parliament held by women. This indicator refers to seats...
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World Development Indicators: 2003

Banco Mundial - 1997
...Poverty gap is the mean shortfall from the poverty line (counting the nonpoor as having zero shortfalll, expressed as a percentage of the poverty line. This...measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its incidence. Data sources The poverty measures are prepared by the World Bank's Development Research...
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World Development Indicators [computer File]

World Bank - 2004 - 166 pages
...reported in previous editions for individual countries. • Poverty gap is the mean shortfall from the poverty line (counting the nonpoor as having zero...measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its incidence. Data sources The poverty measures are prepared by the World Bank's Development Research...
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Macroeconomics: Theory and Applications,2e

G S Gupta - 2004 - 431 pages
...Poverty Gap, Squared Poverty Gap and the Sen Index. The Poverty Gap is defined as the mean shortfall from the poverty line (counting the non-poor as having zero shortfall), expressed as a per cent of the poverty line. Thus, the said measure reflects both the depth of poverty and its incidence....
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