Content with the tag: pobreza

Moving in and out of in-work poverty in Spain

Report

Moving in and out of in-work poverty in Spain

July 2022

Social Inclusion
Alba Lanau and Mariona Lozano, CED - CERCA (Government of Catalonia);

Having a job is no longer sufficient for escaping poverty. Many households, especially with children, are experiencing in-work poverty associated with low wages or periods of inactivity.

Poverty risk among working-age people in Spain

Report

Poverty risk among working-age people in Spain

July 2022

Social Inclusion
Aroa Tejero, Fermín López Rodríguez and Rodolfo Gutiérrez, University of Oviedo;

The risk of poverty among the working-age population increased by 20% during the Great Recession. What role is played by social transfers?

Proposals to reduce child poverty

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Proposals to reduce child poverty

November 2021

Social Inclusion

How can we put an end to the intergenerational transmission of poverty? We analyse proposals that defend universal child benefit and other policies that propose selective benefits for poor families with children.

Human capital formation

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Human capital formation

November 2021

Social Inclusion

Rate of early leavers from education and training in Spain and EU-27.

People at risk of poverty and social exclusion

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People at risk of poverty and social exclusion

November 2021

Social Inclusion

Under 18s are the age group with the highest percentage of population at risk of poverty and social exclusion.

Divide between rich and poor

Report

Divide between rich and poor

September 2021

Social Inclusion
Jordi Sevilla, Belén Santa Cruz and Diana Ortega, economists;

Why in Spain are there growing numbers of rich but also increasing number of poor people? This report analyses how an asymmetrical wealth distribution model leads to a society that is advancing at two speeds.

Households with very low work intensity and dependent children, greater risk of poverty and social exclusion

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Households with very low work intensity and dependent children, greater risk of poverty and social exclusion

February 2020

Social Inclusion

Some 79.3% of households with children and with very low work intensity were at risk of poverty in 2017. Does this figure exceed the European average?

Social transfers targeting children: the best way to fight child poverty?

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Social transfers targeting children: the best way to fight child poverty?

February 2020

Social Inclusion
Elena Bárcena, M. Carmen Blanco and Salvador Pérez, Universidad de Málaga;

In Spain barely 3.3% of the total of social transfers in the year 2016 targeted children, against the European average of 9%. However, this study shows that it is the most effective way of eradicating poverty.

CaixaProinfancia Programme

Best practices

CaixaProinfancia Programme

February 2020

Social Inclusion

The CaixaProinfancia programme supports families in a situation of poverty with academic reinforcement, grants for food and hygiene, leisure, psychotherapeutic care and family educational support.

The high price of inequality: lessons on the costs and consequences of child poverty in advanced societies

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The high price of inequality: lessons on the costs and consequences of child poverty in advanced societies

February 2020

Social Inclusion
Alejandro Arias Lera, an analyst at the Spanish Government’s High Commissioner’s Ouice for the fight against child poverty;

The books reviewed here consider why it is important for everyone, and not just for the most vulnerable, to achieve more egalitarian societies.

The enduring impact of the economic crisis on child poverty

Article

The enduring impact of the economic crisis on child poverty

February 2020

Social Inclusion
Sara Ayllón, Department of Economics, Universitat de Girona;

Despite the economic recovery, in 2018 three out of every ten children were living in a situation of anchored poverty. Poverty during childhood has consequences throughout life. We analyse its impact.

Strengthening social welfare: from minimum income to basic income

Report

Strengthening social welfare: from minimum income to basic income

September 2019

Social Inclusion
Jordi Sevilla, Coordinación y dirección;

This report contains analysis on the social situation in Spain and on the capacity of existing benefits and subsidies to guarantee a minimum income for all citizens, with the aim of reducing poverty and inequality.

Available in Spanish.

Concentration of low-intensity employment in single-parent households.

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Concentration of low-intensity employment in single-parent households.

December 2018

Social Inclusion

The highest percentage of households with very low employment intensity stands at 24.6% and corresponds to single-parent households. What happens with other households?

Difficulties of families related with housing

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Difficulties of families related with housing

December 2018

Social Inclusion

54.5% of single-parent households have no capacity to tackle unforeseen expenses. What type of material shortages do other households have? 

What type of housing do Spanish families live in?

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What type of housing do Spanish families live in?

December 2018

Social Inclusion

80.1% of households with two adults and no children live in an owned home. In the case of single-parent households, this percentage falls to 65%.

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