ppiPER2012: Poverty Probability Index (PPI) lookup table for Peru

ppiPER2012R Documentation

Poverty Probability Index (PPI) lookup table for Peru

Description

Poverty Probability Index (PPI) lookup table for Peru

Usage

ppiPER2012

Format

A data frame with 9 columns and 101 rows:

score

PPI score

nlFood

Food poverty line

nl100

National poverty line (100%)

nl150

National poverty line (150%)

nl200

National poverty line (200%)

extreme

USAID extreme poverty

ppp125

Below $1.25 per day purchasing power parity (2005)

ppp250

Below $2.50 per day purchasing power parity (2005)

ppp375

Below $3.75 per day purchasing power parity (2005)

Source

https://www.povertyindex.org

Examples

  # Access Peru PPI table
  ppiPER2012

  # Given a specific PPI score (from 0 - 100), get the row of poverty
  # probabilities from PPI table it corresponds to
  ppiScore <- 50
  ppiPER2012[ppiPER2012$score == ppiScore, ]

  # Use subset() function to get the row of poverty probabilities corresponding
  # to specific PPI score
  ppiScore <- 50
  subset(ppiPER2012, score == ppiScore)

  # Given a specific PPI score (from 0 - 100), get a poverty probability
  # based on a specific poverty definition. In this example, the national
  # poverty line definition
  ppiScore <- 50
  ppiPER2012[ppiPER2012$score == ppiScore, "nl100"]


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