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Competence Centre on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards

Our expertise on statistical methodologies and in developing sound composite indicators provides policy-makers with the ‘big picture’ for informed policy decisions and progress monitoring.

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KS specific taxonomy Poverty & Social Rights Knowledge service Composite Indicators
PUBLICATION | 23 September 2020
The Individual Deprivation Measure (IDM) is a gender-sensitive, multidimensional measure of poverty. The measure assesses deprivation at the individual level, in relation to 15 key dimensions of life, namely Food...
PUBLICATION | 22 December 2014
The Watts poverty index is the first distribution-sensitive poverty measure, and it was proposed in 1964 by Harold W. Watts (1964). The index is computed by dividing the poverty line...
PUBLICATION | 15 December 2015
In this paper, we explore one mechanism that may underlie the negative relationship between social capital and smoking: whether social capital strengthens the effect of anti-smoking regulations...