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Poverty as Deprivation

Does Corruption Create Poverty?

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Poverty as Disempowerment

Reclaiming Revolution

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Poverty as Domination

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Poverty in the Philippines: Chronic and Transient Poverty

Poverty in the Philippines: Chronic and Transient Poverty

Jan 25, 2012

Poverty in the Philippines: Chronic and Transient Poverty (Note: This piece is a segment from a larger article “Poverty in the Philippines: A Profile”, showcased in Focus-Philippines’ upcoming Poverty Policy Review) Chronic and Transient Poverty Among Households in 2008 (% of Total Population / % of headcount per category) Location Chronic...

Poverty in the Philippines: Vulnerability of the Poor

Poverty in the Philippines: Vulnerability of the Poor

Jan 25, 2012

Poverty in the Philippines: Vulnerability of the Poor (Note: This piece is a segment from a larger article “Poverty in the Philippines: A Profile”, showcased in Focus-Philippines’ upcoming Poverty Policy Review) Percentage of Population Vulnerable to Poverty Poverty Status Vulnerability Level 2000 2003 2006 Poor Highly Vulnerable 77.62 74.66...

Poverty in the Philippines: Poorest Provinces

Poverty in the Philippines: Poorest Provinces

Jan 25, 2012

Poverty in the Philippines: Poorest Provinces (Note: This piece is a segment from a larger article “Poverty in the Philippines: A Profile”, showcased in Focus-Philippines’ upcoming Poverty Policy Review) Top Fifteen Poorest Provinces, by Household Incidence 2003 2006 2009 Province Incidence (%) Province Incidence (%) Province Incidence (%)...

Poverty in the Philippines: Access to Basic Services

Poverty in the Philippines: Access to Basic Services

Jan 25, 2012

Poverty in the Philippines: Access to Basic Services (Note: This piece is a segment from a larger article “Poverty in the Philippines: A Profile”, showcased in Focus-Philippines’ upcoming Poverty Policy Review) Educational Attainment of Household Heads in different Income Strata Attainment Level Under P 40,000 P 40,000 – 59,999  P 60,000 – 99,...

Poverty in the Philippines: Self-Rated Poverty

Poverty in the Philippines: Self-Rated Poverty

Jan 25, 2012

Poverty in the Philippines: Self-Rated Poverty (Note: This piece is a segment from a larger article “Poverty in the Philippines: A Profile”, showcased in Focus-Philippines’ upcoming Poverty Policy Review) Self-Rated Hunger and Poverty Source: Social Weather Station Oftentimes objective poverty lines can fail to capture the finer nuances of how...