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New estimates of extreme poverty for children (English)


This paper uses household surveys from 89 countries to estimate the rate of extreme poverty among children in the developing world. The estimates are based on the same surveys and welfare measures as official World Bank poverty estimates. Of children ...  See More +


  • Newhouse, David Locke; Suarez Becerra, Pablo; Evans, Martin C;
  • 2016/10/02 10:12:04
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS7845
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2016/10/02 15:30:00
  • Disclosed
  • New estimates of extreme poverty for children
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