Economics

Explain the basis of defining the poverty.


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Poverty means that the income level from employment is so low that basic human needs can't be met. 
Following is characteristics of poverty 
1: Poverty is hunger.
2:Poverty is a lack of shelter. Poverty is being sick and not being able to see a doctor.
3:Poverty is not having access to school and not knowing how to read. 4:Poverty is not having a job, it is fear for the future, living one day at a time.
5:Poverty is losing a child to illness brought about by unclean water.
6:Poverty is powerlessness, lack of representation and freedom
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