• This paper estimates multidimensional poverty in fourteen Sub-Saharan African countries using the Alkire and Foster multidimensional poverty measures, whose identification method is based on a counting approach. Four dimensions are considered: assets, health, schooling and empowerment
  • functionings
  • secondary data
  • micro
  • Demography and Health Surveys (DHS)
  • Fourteen Sub-Saharan African Countries
  • Standard of Living, Health, Education and Empowerment
  • Alkire & Foster Multidimensional Poverty Method