menu ☰
menu ˟

Government to overhaul measures of poverty by 2020

18 May 2019
New metric will take account of ‘inescapable costs’ such as childcare, as well as savings The way poverty is officially measured and defined in the UK is set for a major overhaul under government proposals which would take into account savings, a...

Click here to view the full article which appeared in Society: Older People/

Please note

The news articles accessible on the Health Well website have been compiled from various sources that are not controlled by the Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH). IPH is therefore not responsible for the content of external websites and the inclusion of a link to an external website from the Health Well should not be understood to be an endorsement of that website.