Least Developed Countries and the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI)

OPHI Briefing 10

In 2011, the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) was released for 109 countries. Of these, 39 countries are identified as ‘least developed countries’ (LDCs). This note provides briefing facts regarding MPI in these countries.

Authors: Sabina Alkire and Gisela Robles Aguilar

Year: 2012