Subsistence and welfare » At-risk-of-poverty rate among young (0–26 y. o.) people: At-risk-of-poverty rate among young (0–26 y. o.) people

The share of young (0–26 y. o.) people living in household with an equalised yearly disposable income lower than the at-risk-of-poverty threshold.

At-risk-of-poverty rate – share of persons with an equalised yearly disposable income lower than the at-risk-of-poverty threshold.

Equalised income – total household income, which is divided by a sum of equivalence scales of all household members.

At-risk-of-poverty threshold – 60% of the median equalised yearly disposable income of household members.

Unit: percent

Disaggregated by: year, age group

Source: Statistics Estonia, Estonian Social Survey (ESS)

Year
Age group 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
16-26 16,4 17,2 14,2 15,1 17,9 20,4 19,4 20 18,6
0-26 18,1 17,2 15,6 17,7 17,1 19,9 17,8 18,7 19,2
0-15 19,8 17,3 17,1 20,4 16,3 19,4 16,2 17,6 19,8