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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

What is Vulnerability of poverty?

It a meaure which describes the greater probality of certain communites or individuals [ such as widow or a phisically handicapped person ]  of becoming or remaining poor in coming years .

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Mar 3

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

What are the dimension of poverty?

The dimensions of poverty are :
Landlesness, unemployment, helplesness, size of family, health care/ malnutrition, illiteracy, child labour.

Asked by Ritik

Feb 28

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) ago

Explain how the poverty line is estimated in India?

The poverty line is estimated in India in following ways:

Income Method: A person is considered poor if his or her income falls below a given minimum level necessary to fulfil basic needs.

Co

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Asked by Adithyan

Mar 22

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

What is Social Exclusion?

Social Exclusion is the state of living in very poor conditions and excludede from facilities, benefits and oppurtunities that others enjoy.
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According to this concept poverty must be seen in

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Feb 28

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

What is mass poverty?

when a group of people r in poverty we refer it as mass poverty


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Asked by Kiruba

Dec 15

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

What is Human Poverty?

A general scarcity of basic necessities of life is called poverty.
The basic necessities include food, shelter, clothing, healthcare, sanitation, etc.
Some of the issues which are related to pove

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

Describe the poverty trends in India since 1973.

There is substantial decline in poverty ratios in India from about 55% in 1973 to 36 % in 1993.
The propotion of people below poverty line further came down to about 26% in 2000.
Although the per

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Asked by Ritik

Feb 28

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Harsh answered 3 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

Discuss the major reasons for poverty in India?

Major reason of poverty is unemployment

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Feb 15

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Fit commented 1 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

How is poverty viewed by social scientists?

Poverty is a state in which people do not have sufficient income to fulfill the basic necessities of life such as food, clothing and shelter.
Poverty as seen by the social scientists :
Illiteracy

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Feb 28

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

What is inter-state disparity?

The distribution of poor  people in India is uneven.
Poverty is declining in India but there are a few states where poverty is still a very serious problem.
They are Orissa, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh,

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Alishabbar answered 2 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

Describe current government strategy of poverty alleviation?

The current anti-poverty strategy of the government is based broadly on two planks
1. Promotion of economic growth
2. Targeted anti-poverty programmes.

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

Explain Public Distribution System?

Supply of essential commodities to the people through government agencies is known as Public Distribution System..

The PDS is an important activity of the state to ensure food security to the people.

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Asked by Kiruba

Dec 15

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

What is NFWP 2004?




NFWP is a scheme under the Ministry of Rural Development, Central Government of India.
The scheme is formulated to provide the 150 most backward districts of the country with suppl...

Asked by Kiruba

Dec 15

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Brejeshna commented 3 year(s) ago

Give an account of interstate disparities of poverty in India.

Poverty level shows wide variations in different states of India. Kerala has the least poverty ratio at about 15%, while tops the chart with 81% of the population living below poverty line.

Asked by Mayukh

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Adithyan answered 4 year(s) ago

Define Poverty

the state of being extremely poor.

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

What do you mean by the term 'NFWP'?

National Food for Work Programme (NFWP) 2004

The National Food for Work Programme (NFFWP) has been launched in the month of November 2004.
This program was launched in 150 most backward distric

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Mukesh kumar answered 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

Explain antipoverty measures initiated by the goverment of India?

The government of India had under taken many targeted anti-poverty programme :

1)National Rural Employment Guarantee act 

2)The National Food for Work Programme (2004 )

3)Pri

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 2 month(s) ago

What is the methodology of calculating Poverty line?

A common method used to measure poverty is based on the income or consumption levels.
A person is considered poor if his or her income or consumption level falls below a given "minimum level" necessary

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

What do you mean by Vulnerabilty?

Certain communities are more vulnerable to poverty than others. Data suggests that there is a larger percentage of poor among the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. Minorities are also more vulnerable to po...

Asked by Mukesh kumar

Dec 16

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

Write about interstate disparity of poverty in India.

Poverty level shows wide variations in different states of India. Kerala has the least poverty ratio at about 15%, while tops the chart with 81% of the population living below poverty line.

Asked by Kiruba

Dec 15

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