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Nepal

Nepal Poverty and inequality Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Causes of poverty > Education 21.8% 2011 4th out of 6
Causes of poverty > Health 33.7% 2011 3rd out of 6
Causes of poverty > Living Standards 44.4% 2011 4th out of 6
Inequality adjusted income index 0.225 2012 122nd out of 132
Multidimensional poverty index 0.217 2011 4th out of 6
Poorest's share in national income or consumption 8.27% 2010 9th out of 35
Population below $1 (PPP) per day $24.82% 2010 9th out of 35
Population below national poverty line > Rural 27.4% 2011 13th out of 17
Population below national poverty line > Total 25.2% 2011 13th out of 19
Population below national poverty line > Urban 15.5% 2011 12th out of 17
Population in multidimensional poverty > Proportion 44.2% 2011 4th out of 6
Population in severe poverty 20.8% 2011 4th out of 6
Population vulnerable to poverty > Proportion 17.4% 2011 3rd out of 6
Richest 10% to poorest 10% ratio 15.8 2004 4th out of 13
Richest quintile to poorest quintile ratio 9.1 2004 4th out of 13

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Nepal Economy > Poverty and inequality Profiles (Subcategories)

Causes of poverty 3 Population below national poverty line 3