Locating the poor: Spatially disaggregated poverty maps for Sri Lanka

This report presents the results of subnational poverty estimation using aggregate poverty statistics and how they can help policy interventions. In particular, they estimate the poverty map across the DS division level in Sri Lanka. The poverty map depicts the proportion of households below the poverty line, which is based on household expenditure for food for obtaining the minimum calorie requirement.


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Issue Date:
2005
Publication Type:
Report
DOI and Other Identifiers:
ISSN 1026-0862 (Other)
ISBN 92-9090-617-0 (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/44546
Total Pages:
v, 33p.
Series Statement:
IWMI Research Report
96




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