Livelihood of Slum-dwellers Findings from Baseline Survey of Ultra Poor Programme


 

SUMMARY OF THE REPORT

The main purpose of this report is to have a thorough documentation and understanding of the profiles of the ultra poor population covered by the Urban CFPR-TUP programme. For the purpose of comparison of the targeted ultra poor households with other households and also for assessing spillover effects, information was also collected on non-participant households from the same community. Information on the livelihood indicators of national urban population have been collected from Household Income and Expenditure Survey, 2010 and other relevant national data sources. Details of the survey sample have been discussed in the preceding sub-section. While, the following chapters of this baseline report present detailed discussion on findings related to various themes and sub-themes, main findings related to a few key issues have been summarised and presented in Table 1.2. Data for each of the indicators mentioned above is presented separately for the following four groups: STUP, STUP comparison, OTUP and OTUP comparison. In addition to the findings on the four poverty groups, Table 1.2 also includes national urban averages for the indicators for which information was available in the Household Income and Expenditure Survey, 2010.

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  • Writer Name: NUSRAT ABEDIN JIMI, ATIYA RAHMAN, SIBBIR AHMED, JINNAT ARA, ANINDITA BHATTACHARJEE
  • Published Date: Wednesday, 24 August 2016
  • Country: Bangladesh