Definition: Manifest deprivation rate

Category: Living conditions

Combines income poverty risk and deprivation representing the average of the lower value of the two fuzzy indices for each individual. Can be interpreted as the extent of simultaneous income poverty risk and non-monetary deprivation.
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