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disadvantaged

socially or economically deprived or discriminated against
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Proportions of Small Areas and Older Population by the Concentration Rate of Disadvantaged People Aged 55+.
"It needs to be noted that the previously disadvantaged Namibian spend is based on ownership and management information disclosed by suppliers and has not been audited.
The report, called A Wider Lens also found: ?Unmarried households with kids are six times more likely to be severely disadvantaged than married ones.
In the process, however, the proposals would weaken equity provisions in the law designed to ensure historically disadvantaged students get a fair shot at a good education.
He said: "The money raised will help give thousands of disadvantaged children a brighter future.
Unite/CPHVA professional officer Ros Godson commented: 'NICE has made some comprehensive recommendations about a variety of contraceptive methods and services, which if implemented altogether would mean that socially disadvantaged young people would be more likely to use contraception efficiently, and would better protect themselves against sexually transmitted diseases.'
Just 2.7% of Oxford's full-time first degree entrants in 2008-9 were from disadvantaged areas - around 75 students out of an intake of 2,875.
The pounds 7m fund will be used to help new and existing businesses with the cost of capital investments such as buying new equipment, supporting them in increasing productivity and job creation and encouraging the employment of disadvantaged and disabled workers.
In the United States, one of the most important public policy issues is how to improve the life prospects of disadvantaged youth who, in their formative years, face low-quality school systems, poor access to health care, and high crime environments.
Disadvantaged pupils in Birmingham finish their GCSEs an average 1.3 years behind their non-disadvantaged classmates.
Disadvantaged pupils there finish their GCSEs an average 1.6 years behind their non-disadvantaged classmates.
GILGIT -- Karakorum Area Development Organization (KADO) launched a new project to enhance capacity of the disadvantaged segment of the society in order to tap the indigenous livelihood opportunities in Gilgit-Baltistan.