At-risk-of-poverty rate by type of household: couple with three or more children. The share of families with three or more children with an equalised yearly disposable income lower than the at-risk-of-poverty threshold.
Household – a group of persons living in the common main dwelling (at the same address), who share joint financial and/or food resources and whose members consider themselves to belong to the same household. Household can also consist of one member only.
Couple with three or more children – household consisting of two adults and at least three dependent children.
Dependent child – a household member aged 0–17 (as at 1 January of the reference year) or a household member aged 18–24 who is economically inactive and living with at least one parent.
At-risk-of-poverty rate – share of persons with an equalised yearly disposable income lower than the at-risk-of-poverty threshold.
At-risk-of-poverty threshold – 60% of the median equalised yearly disposable income of household members.
Equalised income – total household income, which is divided by a sum of equivalence scales of all household members.
Urban settlement – a city, a city without municipal status or town. Rural settlement – a small town or a village.
Disaggregated by: year, type of household, type of settlement
Source: Statistics Estonia, Estonian Social Survey (ESS)
|Type of household||Type of settlement||2005||2006||2007||2008||2009||2010||2011||2012||2013|
|Couple with 3 or more dependent children||Urban settlements||7,6||9,1||12,1||21,6||13,5||20,2||16,2||20,2||21,7|
|Couple with 3 or more dependent children||Rural settlements||37,6||29,3||27,6||30,6||21,9||26||20,2||13,1||21,1|