How is poverty measured? World Bank explains

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How is poverty measured? World Bank explains


Do you wonder how we measure poverty? Do you know how we do it, but have a hard time putting it into simple words?

This 3 minute video explains the methodology that we used, how it works and why it is important. Watch this video to find out.

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The World Bank’s mission is to reduce poverty. Timely research and analysis help guide the Bank’s investments and measure success. Our poverty economists keep human welfare and equality at the forefront of all Bank activities, while working directly with member governments to develop sound economic and social policies.