Child and working-age poverty from 2010 to 2020

Author: Institute for Fiscal Studies
Categories: Basic Health and Welfare, Education, Leisure and Cultural Activities and Family Environment and Alternative Care

11th October 2011

What levels of poverty might there be for children and working-age adults by 2020?

This study forecasts relative and absolute income poverty among children and working-age adults for each year between 2010/11 and 2015/16, and for 2020/21. It also examines the impact of the coalition Government's reforms on poverty and implications for policy and poverty measurement.