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Statistics Mauritius (under the aegis of the Ministry of Finance & Economic Development)

Poverty Map

A Poverty Map is a spatial representation of poverty indicators at disaggregated geographical regions.  It gives an overview of the disparities that exist in poverty level within a country.
 
The Statistics Mauritius has produced, with technical support from World Bank, two Poverty Maps one for 2001/02 and another one for 2006/07.  The maps depict the poverty rate in each of the 145 administrative regions (20 Municipal Wards - MWs, 124 Village Council Areas - VCAs and Island of Rodrigues) of the country. 
 
 
Tables on poverty-related indicators
 
Annex of Methodology paper on Poverty Map 2006/07  
 
 
Ms. C. Rughoobur, Statistician
(Email: crughoobur@govmu.org)
Statistics Mauritius
Tel: (230) 208 1800
Fax: (230) 211 4150