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Ghana Living Standard Survey (GLSS 6) Dissemination

hh Background to GLSS6
  The first Ghana Living Standards Survey was conducted in 1987 followed by a series     in 1988, 1991/1992, 1998/1999 and 2005/2006
   
hh GLSS 6 Housing Water Test Results
  Housing and Water Quality Test Results
   
hh GLSS6 Demographic Characteristics
  This presentaion contains Demographic Characteristics
   
hh GLSS6 Labour Force Presentation
  Dissemination on Employment, Unemployment and economically inactive
   
hh GLSS6 key findings on Child Labour Revised Version
  This presentation has key findings on Child Labour
   
hh GLSS6 key findings on Child Labour at a Glance 5-14 years
   
hh GLSS6 key findings on Child Labour at a Glance 5-17 years
   
hh GLSS6 Education and Health
  Key findings on Health and Education
   
hh GLSS6 Poverty Profile Presentation
 

Poverty has declined in Ghana over the years.

Based on the new poverty line for 2012/13, the welfare levels for 2005/06 were adjusted with a deflator of 3.3 for non-food;and 2.9 for food; these were estimated over the 7-year period using the consmer price index for the period under consideration.
The revised welfare levels for 2005/06 indicate that overall poverty incidence for 2005/06 was 31.9 percent with a poverty gap of 11.0 percent. That is if Ghanaians were consuming the current basket of items in 2005/06, poverty level for Ghana for 2005/06 would have been 31.9 percent

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