Above Poverty Line

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Above Poverty Line

In India, a measure of persons who live above its nationally designated poverty threshold. India divides the poverty threshold into urban and rural areas. People in urban areas must meet higher monthly income minimums to be considered above the poverty line. The World Bank uses a more stringent poverty threshold than the Indian government.
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6 percent for those at or above poverty level, and individuals without a high school education had a prevalence of 2.
9) 730,000 Poverty status ([dagger][dagger]) At or above poverty level 16.
Dependent variables are the rates of per capita income and the percentage of individuals above poverty level of state governments.
Leeds Merriweather is a gifted patterer whose livelihood generates income that ranks just above poverty level.
But the National Pensioners Convention (NPC) want to see the figure rise to pounds 165 - a sum they say will raise it above poverty level.
Figure 1 Uninsured Rates for Montana Children Ages 5 and Under by Federal Poverty Levels, 2000 Census % Without Health Insurance Below Poverty Level Above Poverty Level <200% FPL 10% 27% <150% FPL 14% 25% <125% FPL 16% 21% <10% FPL 16% 19% Source: www.
They know Cambridge, and they know there's something wrong when, in a boom economy, Harvard won't pay employees enough to live above poverty level.
6) Poverty status *** At or above poverty level 68.
5) Poverty status ([paragraph] [paragraph]) At or above poverty level 23.
25 dollar threshold, Microcredit helped nearly 10 million people to rise above poverty level.
5) Poverty status ([dagger] [dagger]) At or above poverty level 23.
6) Poverty status ([paragraph][paragraph]) At or above poverty level 69.