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Principles of Economics 2e

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Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
ISBN: 9781947172364

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Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
ISBN: 9781947172364
Textbook Problem

In country A, the population is 300 million and 50 million people are living below the poverty line. What is the poverty rate?

To determine

Poverty rate is to be determined.

Explanation

Given information:

Total Population = 300 million

People living below poverty line = 50 million

Formula:

The formula to calculate the poverty rate is as follows:

Poverty rate =  Number of people below poverty linetotal number of people in the population×�

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