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Vanuatu

Vanuatu Poverty and inequality Stats

Definitions

  • Causes of poverty > Education: Percentage education counts for in the country's total Multidimensional Poverty Index (UN). For instance, education is only 31% of Senegal's poverty issues, while the remaining 69% is for living standards and health. Cross country comparisons based off these numbers aren't an accurate telling of how poor education is between countries, but rather how much of an issue poor education is in each country.
  • Causes of poverty > Health: Percentage health counts for in the country's total Multidimensional Poverty Index (UN). For instance, health is 40% of Senegal's poverty issues, while the remaining 60% is for living standards and education. Cross country comparisons based off these numbers aren't an accurate telling of how bad health issues are between countries, but rather how much of an issue health concerns are in each country.
  • Causes of poverty > Living Standards: Percentage living standards count for in the country's total Multidimensional Poverty Index (UN). For instance, poor living standards are only 27% of Senegal's poverty issues, while the remaining 73% is for health and education. Cross country comparisons based off these numbers aren't an accurate telling of how poor living standards are between countries, but rather how much of an issue poor living standards are in each country.
  • Multidimensional poverty index: Multidimensional Poverty Index.
  • Population in multidimensional poverty > Proportion: Multidimensional Poverty Index.
  • Population in severe poverty: Multidimensional Poverty Index.
  • Population vulnerable to poverty > Proportion: Multidimensional Poverty Index.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Causes of poverty > Education 29.7% 2007 7th out of 13
Causes of poverty > Health 17.3% 2007 12th out of 13
Causes of poverty > Living Standards 53% 2007 4th out of 13
Multidimensional poverty index 0.129 2007 7th out of 13
Population in multidimensional poverty > Proportion 30.1% 2007 7th out of 13
Population in severe poverty 6.5% 2007 9th out of 13
Population vulnerable to poverty > Proportion 33.5% 2007 1st out of 13

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Vanuatu Economy > Poverty and inequality Profiles (Subcategories)

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