Poverty Datum Line up
ZIMBABWE’S Poverty Datum Line (PDL) for an average family of five reached $7 425,81 last April, latest data released by the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZimStats) has revealed.
Total Consumption Poverty Line (TCPL) for an average of five persons per household stood at $ $7 425,81, TCPL $1 485,16 for one person in April 2020, while Food Poverty Line (FPL) for one person in the same month stood at $596,96 for five persons $2 984,78.
“The Total Consumption Poverty Line #TCPL for one person during the same period (April 2020) was $1 485,16 while that for an average of five persons per household stood at $7 425,81
“The Food Poverty Line #FPL for one person in April 2020 was $596,96 while that for an average household of five persons was $2 984,78,” ZimStats said.