Poverty data for Kenya, 1999

Poverty rate, poverty gap, poverty density and the percentage of poor housing at Location level in Kenya in 1999, from Kenya's Central Bureau of Statistics.

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This data was used in Chapters 2 and 8 in Nature's Benefits in Kenya: An Atlas of Ecosystems and Human Well-Being in Kenya. Data are downloadable at www.planning.go.ke.


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Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Kenya Ministry of Planning and National Development. 2003. Geographic Dimensions of Well-Being in Kenya, Where are the Poor? From Districts to Locations, Volume 1. Nairobi, Kenya: CBS.

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Page Last Updated: August 19, 2016

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