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Poverty in Nepal

Poverty in Nepal has gone down by six per cent

Statistics show that poverty in Nepal has gone down by six per cent during the past six years. According to the Household Survey 2010-11, only 25.2 per cent of the total population in Nepal is below poverty line as against 31 per cent in 2003/4. Those who are unable to get 2220 calories a day are considered the poor in Nepal. Releasing a survey…
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