- Title: Poverty Lines
- Description: The table presents State specific poverty lines in rural and urban areas. The poverty line is defined in terms of Monthly Per Capita Consumption Expenditure (MPCE). These are computed based on the Tendulkar Committee Methodology.
- Released Under: National Data Sharing and Accessibility Policy (NDSAP)
- Published on Data Portal: 13/02/2014
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Poverty Lines for 2004-05
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The poverty lines are computed on the basis of data of large sample survey on Household Consumer Expenditure conducted by National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) in its 61st round (2004-05).