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Poverty in Europe - a question of perspective

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Statistical measurement of income poverty as a relative concept is very specific to the EU. Yet besides this classical case there are various factors that make us think further about the relative nature of poverty. Some of the examples refer to statistics on how national income is distributed throughout the society, how living expenses differ across the countries and rural and urban areas, how differently Europeans feel about poverty in their cities.

Type: Documentary   Reference: I-074789   Date: 10/10/2012   Duration: 05:17 Location: London  
Languages: ENGLISH, FRANÇAIS, DEUTSCH,
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