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Poverty down in nine districts

Jun 15, 2010 8:00:00 PM - adaderana.lk
In keeping with the trend of reduction in poverty in Sri Lanka, the average income levels in nine districts in six provinces exceeded the poverty line of Rs. 3072, in May 2010. According to the Department of Census and Statistics the poverty line at national level is the minimum expenditure per person per month to fulfill basic needs.