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Cross-Country MODA Study

Multiple Overlapping Deprivation Analysis (MODA). Technical Note
Cross-Country MODA Study: Multiple Overlapping Deprivation Analysis (MODA). Technical Note

Chris De Neubourg; Jingqing Chai; Marlous de Milliano; Ilze Plavgo

 

Publication date: 2012-05

Publication series:
Innocenti Working Papers

No. of pages: 44

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Abstract

Multiple Overlapping Deprivation Analysis (MODA) is a methodology developed by UNICEF which provides a comprehensive approach to the multidimensional aspects of child poverty and deprivation. MODA builds on earlier multidimensional poverty studies and encompasses a large set of tools ranging from deprivation headcounts in single dimensions via multiple overlap analysis to multidimensional deprivation ratios and their decomposition. The MODA methodology places the child at the heart of the analysis and concentrates on those aspects of well-being that are relevant for the children at particular stages of their lives. Moreover, the analysis indicates which deprivations children experience simultaneously.
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