Advocacy Resources

Advocacy Resources

Percentage of people with disabilities covered by social protection systems, 2016

Publication date25 Mar 2019
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership 2019

11.2 percent is the global average for the proportion of national gross domestic product spent on social protection. However, in...

Country groupings by Income and Development status

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

Income gap growth - Country groupings by income and development status, with the groups of least developed countries and small island...

Income poverty and multidimensional poverty, Asia-Pacific countries

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

Multidimensional poverty is not strongly correlated with income poverty. Poverty reduction strategies that focus exclusively on increasing...

Urban slum population trends, by region and subregion, 1990–2014

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

Slum populations and transient or migrant populations form a major part of the urban poor community. Although the proportion of the overall...

Income gap growth - World, Asia and Pacific, and Asia-Pacific subregions

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

Income gap growth - World, Asia and Pacific, and Asia-Pacific subregions.

Severity and prevalence of multidimensional poverty, Asia-Pacific countries.

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

Multidimensional poverty percent of population versus percent of multidimensional poor who are destitute. Severity and prevalence of...

Share of population living on less than $1.90 a day (2011 PPP, percentages), 2000–2004 and 2010–2013.

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

Income gap growth - Population living on less than $1.90 per day (2011 PPP), by Asia-Pacific subregions, 2002–2004 and 2010–2013 with the...

People in multidimensional poverty in urban areas, by region and subregion, 2016

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

Although urban areas of the region have much less income poverty than rural areas, on multidimensional counts, the region has a significant...

Share of population living on income less than the national poverty line, by country 2000–2004 and 2010–2013

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

Figure shows that there are several countries with high poverty rates, based on data for both international and national poverty lines.

Share of extremely poor people in the world, 2000-2004 and 2010-2013 (percentages)

Publication date27 Mar 2017
PublisherAsia-Pacific SDG Partnership

The region’s extremely poor populations accounted for 52 percent of the world’s extremely poor people during 2010–2013, down from 65...