Guatemala MPI

MPI originally introduced:  2019

Latest MPI results: Guatemala MPI 2019

On 26 November 2019, the Government of Guatemala officially presented the Guatemala MPI developed by the Ministry of Social Development with technical assistance from OPHI and support from the European Union. The Guatemala MPI 2019 is based on data from the National Survey of Living Conditions 2014 (ENCOVI 2014). 

Guatemala MPI structure: dimensions and indicators 

Poverty Cut-Off: A person is considered poor if they are deprived in 30% or more of the 17 weighted indicators.  

Global MPI

The annual global MPI produced by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative in partnership with the Human Development Report Office of the United Nations Development Programme is an internationally comparable index of acute multidimensional poverty. OPHI publishes Country Briefings summarising poverty statistics of the global MPI for each country.     

Visit the most recent Global MPI Country Briefing for Guatemala based on DHS year 2014-2015.


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