Quick Poverty Score Toolkit: User’s Guide and Spreadsheet

Quick Poverty Score Toolkit: User’s Guide and Spreadsheet
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Abstract: The Quick Poverty Score (QPS) is a simple, easy-to-use tool that health service programs can use to assess the prevalence of poverty among their clients. Using three components, QPS provides a snapshot of uptake of program services by those living below the national poverty line, below U.S. $2 per day, and below U.S. $1 per day. Country-specific user's guides explain how to apply QPS and interpret outputs in 10 countries, with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets for each country (Spanish translations are available for Honduras and Guatemala).
Shortname: ms-09-35
Year: 2009
Language: English
Region(s): Asia, AZERBAIJAN, BANGLADESH, BOLIVIA, East Africa, Eastern Europe, GUATEMALA, HONDURAS, HAITI, INDIA, Latin America and the Caribbean, PHILIPPINES, PAKISTAN, UGANDA
Filed under: Poverty