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Title: A minimum income standard for rural households
Authors: Smith, Noel
Davis, Abigail
Hirsch, Donald
Issue Date: 2010
Publisher: © Commission for Rural Communities (CRC) First published 2010 by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Citation: SMITH, N., DAVIS, A. and HIRSCH, D., 2010. A minimum income standard for rural households. York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation, 63pp.
Abstract: This study extends the MIS UK research to consider what rural households need to afford the same standard of living as their urban counterparts. It examines: what different rural households need to meet the minimum income standard in comparison with urban households; how meeting needs in key areas of expenditure, such as transport and fuel, differs significantly in different types of location; and how much income people in rural areas therefore require in order to afford a minimum socially acceptable standard of living.
Sponsor: Joseph Rowntree Foundation and Commission for Rural Communities
Version: Published
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/17208
Publisher Link: http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/minimum-income-rural-households
ISBN: 978-1-85935-770-5
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