Poverty and social integration in the Caribbean
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Summary This document looks at seven major indicators of poverty in the region: infant mortality; malnutrition; communicable diseases; employment and income; education; social services such as water, sanitation and housing; and the incidence of natural disasters. There is also some focus on crime and violence and the issue of illicit drugs, as expressions of social deterioration.
ECLAC SubtopicsEMPLOYMENT ; CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE ; MORTALITY AND HEALTH ; POVERTY ; SOCIAL PROTECTION ; FOOD AND NUTRITION SECURITY
United Nations SubtopicsPOVERTY ; SOCIAL INDICATORS ; SOCIAL INTEGRATION ; WELFARE ECONOMICS
Country / RegionCARIBBEAN REGION