MPI Methodological Note 47

This document presents the methodology and technical decisions behind the global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) 2019, the Stata do-files and the results presented in Tables 1–5. This document is part of OPHI’s Methodological Notes series. A Methodological Note is published for every release of the global MPI.

Citation for this document and global MPI 2019 data tables, namely Table 1 (National Results), Table 2 (Other k Values), Table 3 (Age Results), Table 4 (Area Results), Table 5 (Subnational Results), and Table 7 (All MPI Data Published Since 2010):
Alkire, S., Kanagaratnam, U. and Suppa, N. (2019). ‘The Global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) 2019’, OPHI MPI Methodological Note 47, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, University of Oxford.

Citation for Table 6 (Changes over time):
Alkire, S., Kovesdi, F., Mitchell, C., Pinilla-Roncancio, M. and Scharlin-Pettee, S. (2019). ‘Changes over time in the global Multidimensional Poverty Index: A ten-country study’, OPHI MPI Methodological Note 48, Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, University of Oxford.

Data tables and do-files

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