ppiSYR2010: Poverty Probability Index (PPI) lookup table for Syria

Description Usage Format Source Examples

Description

Poverty Probability Index (PPI) lookup table for Syria

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 8 columns and 101 rows:

score

PPI score

nu100

National upper poverty line (100%)

nl100

National lower poverty line (100%)

nu150

National upper poverty line (150%)

nu200

National upper poverty line (200%)

ppp250

Below $2.50 per day purchasing power parity (2005)

ppp375

Below $3.75 per day purchasing power parity (2005)

ppp500

Below $5.00 per day purchasing power parity (2005)

Source

https://www.povertyindex.org

Examples

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  # Access Syria PPI table
  ppiSYR2010

  # Given a specific PPI score (from 0 - 100), get the row of poverty
  # probabilities from PPI table it corresponds to
  ppiScore <- 50
  ppiSYR2010[ppiSYR2010$score == ppiScore, ]

  # Use subset() function to get the row of poverty probabilities corresponding
  # to specific PPI score
  ppiScore <- 50
  subset(ppiSYR2010, 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
  ppiSYR2010[ppiSYR2010$score == ppiScore, "nl100"]

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