Poverty data for Constituencies in eastern Kenya, 1999

This dataset portrays the poverty rate, poverty gap, poverty density and number of Kenyan Shillings (per month per km2) to close the poverty gap for Constituencies in eastern Kenya for 1999.

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This data is displayed in Map 2.6, Map 2.7, Map 2.8 and Map 2.9 in Nature's Benefits in Kenya: An Atlas of Ecosystems and Human Well-Being. It is used to show data for eastern Kenya, for which poverty data for the location- and sub-location-level were not available.


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Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Kenya Ministry of Planning and National Development. 2005. Geographic Dimensions of Well-Being in Kenya, Who and Where are the Poor? A Constituency Level Profile, Volume 2. Nairobi, Kenya: CBS.

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Project: Ecosystem Service Mapping

Page Last Updated: August 19, 2016

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