Definition: Deprivation

Living conditions

Relative disadvantage in relation to essential non-monetary or lifestyle dimensions. In this report, deprivation is defined with reference to 24 items which are included in the ECHP (see dimensions of nonmonetary deprivation).
Source:
Eurostat, "European social statistics. Income, powerty abd social exclusion: 2nd report. data 1994-1997", (2002 Edition), Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, 2002, Luxembourg
Created:
Updated:

Search box

Search