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UN Steering Committee on Poverty Statistics
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  Outline of the Handbook as of October 2003
  Outline of the Handbook as of July 2004
Instructions on the Format of Manuscripts

1 January 2006

Handbook on Poverty Statistics:
Concepts, Methods and Policy Use

• Chapter 1:
• Chapter 2:
Concepts on Poverty
• Chapter 3:
Poverty Measures
• Chapter 4:
Country practices in compiling poverty statistics
• Chapter 5:
Statistical tools and estimation methods for poverty measures based on cross-sectional household surveys
• Chapter 6:
Statistical issues in measuring poverty from non-household surveys sources
• Chapter 7:
Poverty analysis for policy use: Poverty Profiles and poverty mapping
• Chapter 8:
Analysis of poverty dynamics
• Chapter 9:
• Annexes:

Complete Manuscript of the Handbook