English, Article edition: POVERTY: Stata module to calculate poverty measures Philippe Van Kerm

User activity

Share to:
 
Bookmark: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/175385
Physical Description
  • code
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • POVERTY: Stata module to calculate poverty measures
Author
  • Philippe Van Kerm
Physical Description
  • code
Notes
  • poverty computes a series of poverty measures based on the (income) distribution described by varname. The poverty measures that can be computed by poverty are: headcount ratio, aggregate poverty gap, poverty gap ratio, income gap ratio, Watts index, Sen index, Takayama index, Thon index, and three indices( Foster, Greer and Thorbecke; Clark et al.; and Kakwani) for various parameter values. The poverty line is either directly specified by the user or computed relative to the median of varname. This is version 2.0.0 of the software.
  • inequality, income distribution, poverty
  • RePEc:boc:bocode:s365703
Language
  • English
Contributed by
OAIster

Get this edition

  • Set up My libraries

    How do I set up "My libraries"?

    In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

  • All (1)
  • Unknown (1)
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.

User activity


e.g. test cricket, Perth (WA), "Parkes, Henry"

Separate different tags with a comma. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

Be the first to add a tag for this edition

Be the first to add this to a list

Comments and reviews

What are comments? Add a comment

No user comments or reviews for this version

Add a comment