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China Poverty and inequality Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Causes of poverty > Education 64.8% 2002 2nd out of 4
Causes of poverty > Health 9.9% 2002 3rd out of 4
Causes of poverty > Living Standards 25.2% 2002 2nd out of 4
Inequality adjusted income index 0.455 2012 63th out of 132
Multidimensional poverty index 0.056 2002 2nd out of 4
Poorest 20%'s share in national income or consumption 4.67% 2009 23th out of 37
Poorest's share in national income or consumption 4.67% 2009 23th out of 37
Population below $1 (PPP) per day $11.80% 2009 9th out of 38
Population below national poverty line > Rural 2.5% 2005 30th out of 30
Population below national poverty line > Total 4.6% 1998 17th out of 17
Population below national poverty line > Urban 2% 1998 14th out of 14
Population in multidimensional poverty > Proportion 12.5% 2002 2nd out of 4
Population in severe poverty 4.5% 2002 2nd out of 4
Population vulnerable to poverty > Proportion 6.3% 2002 2nd out of 4
Richest quintile to poorest quintile ratio 12.2 2004 2nd out of 13

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