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Updating Poverty Maps of Vietnam using Vietnam Household Living Standard Survey 2002 and Population Census 1999

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  • Nguyen Viet, Cuong
  • Van der Weide, Roy
  • Tran, Ngoc Truong

Abstract

Poverty map is an important for poverty targeting in developing countries. In this study, we combine the Vietnam Household Living Standard Survey (VHLSS) in 2002 and the Population Census in 1999 to estimate poverty and inequality indexes of all provinces and districts of Vietnam in the year 2002.

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  • Nguyen Viet, Cuong & Van der Weide, Roy & Tran, Ngoc Truong, 2007. "Updating Poverty Maps of Vietnam using Vietnam Household Living Standard Survey 2002 and Population Census 1999," MPRA Paper 25762, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:25762
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    1. Chris Elbers & Jean O. Lanjouw & Peter Lanjouw, 2003. "Micro--Level Estimation of Poverty and Inequality," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 71(1), pages 355-364, January.
    2. Minot, Nicholas & Baulch, Bob & Epperecht, Michael, 2006. "Poverty and inequality in Vietnam: spatial patterns and geographic determinants," Research reports 148, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
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    Keywords

    Poverty measurement; poverty mapping; agricultural census; household survey; Vietnam.;

    JEL classification:

    • O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
    • I32 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - Measurement and Analysis of Poverty

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