Some of the main causes of poverty in the Philippines include low economic growth, low job quality, high inflation, high population growth, a lacking agriculture sector and recurri...
Philippines. From 1988 to 1991 food prices increased due to a change in the
policies of commodity prices which increased the ...
Poverty and inequality in the Philippines remains a challenge. In the past four
decades, the proportion of households living below the official poverty line has ...
Apr 29, 2011 ... Miguelito Herrera, Cabanatuan City: Too much corruption, especially in the past
administration, is the root cause of poverty in the Philippines.
Many attempts have been made to tackle poverty in the Philippines but lack of
vision, corruption and incompetence have often stood in the way.
Sep 16, 2014 ... Most of the poor in the Philippines live in rural areas and work in the ... Asian
Development Bank – Poverty in the Philippines: Causes, ...
Poverty is most severe and most widespread in these areas and almost 80 per
cent of ... The causes of poverty in rural areas in the Philippines vary widely from
Jan 8, 2013 ... Overpopulation is Not the Cause of Poverty in the Philippines. The
overpopulation issue is being brought up as the cause of the lack of jobs in ...
Factors causing poverty in the Philippines: - Economic Growth. Records from
2003 show that average family incomes increased by a mere 2.5% over the 2000
Oct 13, 2014 ... The following is a brief look at poverty in the Philippines and the causes behind
the consistently high poverty rate in the country.