Which of the following are the indicators given by social scientists for poverty?
- Literacy Level
Select the correct code:
Correct Answer : d ) 1, 2 and 3Explanation :
Poverty is a condition where a person is unable to meet the minimum daily requirements.
Social scientists gave many indicators of poverty besides levels of income and consumption. These are:
- Poor level of literacy
- Malnutrition leading to poor resistance to disease
- Lack of access to healthcare
- Lack of job opportunities
- Lack of access to sanitation and safe drinking water
Hence, (d) is the correct answer.
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