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Table 4 Measures of income and risk of poverty, Ireland 2004-2011

From: Crisis, response and distributional impact: the case of Ireland

  2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Income
Mean real equivalised disposable income (per individual, base 2004, CPI deflator) 18,773 19,286 19,929 21,130 20,962 20,998 20,125 19,003
  % % % % % % % %
At risk of poverty rate (60% median income in each year) 19.4 18.5 17.1 16.5 14.4 14.1 14.7 16.0
At risk of poverty rate anchored at 2004 (60% of 2004 median income, in real terms) 19.4 18.0 15.7 11.5 10.4 11.0 13.2 16.1
Consistent poverty rate 6.6 7.0 6.6 5.1 4.2 5.5 6.3 6.9
Deprivation rate (enforced deprivation of 2 or more items from a set of 11 basic deprivation indicators) 14.1 14.8 14.0 11.8 13.8 17.1 22.6 24.5
  1. Source: CSO Statistical Release Feb 2013-SILC 2011 and revised 2010.
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