He said, the government wants to upgrade the growth rate of the province to 8 percent till next four years and in result of it, more than 70 lakh people will be able to live above poverty line
Their study also differentiated the targeted population into those who are above poverty line
and those who are below poverty line.
The shopkeeper is part of the world's biggest food distribution system for the poor, which already covers 100 million "below poverty line" families and another 140 million "above poverty line
" families, official data shows.
Table 3 Poverty Mobility Percent of Poverty status Egyptian population 6.9 % Above poverty line
before and after crisis 10 % Chronic poverty line before and after the crisis 12 % Moved below poverty line after the crisis 9 % Above poverty line
after the crisis Source: The Central Agency for Population and Mobilization Statistics (CAPMAS), 2010.
Annex: 2 Number of Survey Households Below & Above Poverty Line
Income by District, 2006/07 Doti Rautahat Particulars Rural Urban Total Rural Urban Total Households below Poverty Line 78 33 111 95 100 195 Households above Poverty Line
15 18 33 40 51 91 Total households 93 51 144 135 151 286 Doti & Rautahat Particulars Rural Urban Total Households below Poverty Line 173 133 306 Households above Poverty Line
55 69 124 Total households 228 202 430 Source: Household Survey, 2007 References
The prevalence of anaemia was 71% in above poverty line
and 82% in below poverty line.
He said that more than 70 lakh people are coming above poverty line
while technical training would be provided to 20 lakh persons to enable them stand on their own feet.
New Delhi, July 2 ( ANI ): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved additional allocation for 50 lakh tonnes of rice for distribution to Below Poverty Line (BPL) families at BPL prices and Above Poverty Line
(APL) price for the period July, 2014 to March, 2015 or till implementation of the National Food Security Act (NFSA) by the respective State/UT whichever is earlier.
A person who earns Rs 11 per day in Gujarat is below poverty line and a person who earns Rs 12 is above poverty line
. One out of every two child does not get food in Gujarat,"he claimed.
In terms of this absurd and ridiculous poverty line, or call it the 'survival line' if you will, 50 million Indians have risen above poverty line
in the last five years.
Through implementation of Swarnajayanti Gram Swarojgar Yojana (SGSY), the Government of India has been attempting to bring the assisted poor families above poverty line
by providing them income-generating assets through bank credit and government subsidy.