what is poverty

Poverty is a state of limited or lack, especially of food, money and materials needed for daily living. In today’s society poverty involves more than just an inability to afford basic life necessities it also includes the issues of inequality and social exclusion. “Income poverty occurs when people do not have enough income to buy …

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Main Causes Of Pov

Material poverty is when people are unable to fulfil their basic physical needs. This type of poverty is often used as a measure of poverty in developed countries . Poverty can mean lacking food, water, shelter, energy sources or even lacking access to information we take for granted. We could also define poverty by assessing …

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How To Get Rid Of Poverty

There are many ways to get rid of poverty. One way is to find a job. A job can provide money to buy food, clothes, and a place to live. Jobs are not easy to find, especially in countries where there is a lot of poverty. Another way to get rid of poverty is to …

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Poverty Ratio in Asia

Nations around the world are trying to achieve the Millennium Development Goal of halving extreme poverty by 2015. There has been an unprecedented focus on this development priority, so what does it take to cut poverty in half? If you base your answer on statistics alone, you might be tempted to say that there is …

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The Poverty Threshold

The poverty rate is poverty level , poverty threshold/threshold poverty line or poverty limit which the people who are below that poverty level, usually defined as ‘the amount of money needed to buy a certain number of goods and services’, have. For example one person might consider $2/day to be poor while another may consider …

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Role of Government to Eradicate the Poverty

This article shall focus on the role of government in eradicating poverty and its especially strong function in social insurance. The German chancellor christian lindner has raised a few doubts about this vital government function, which prompted me to take up this topic and elaborate upon it. But first, let’s look at the definition, according …

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