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Record 1 1998-09-15


Subject field(s)
  • Social Problems

Those with an average annual per capital income of less than that needed to pay for a minimum consumption basket, based on the food necessary for a recommended calorie intake, and for nonfood needs, consistent with the spending patterns of the poor.


  • Problèmes sociaux


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Problemas sociales
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