Uneven effects on poverty
HIV/AIDS has a greater effect on poverty in Ghana than in the other three countries.
|Change in poverty rate||1.6||2.7||9.8||7.0|
|Change in Gini coefficient||0.6||1.8||5.3||5.2|
|Change in poverty rate||3.8||2.0||1.6||2.2|
|Change in Gini coefficient||1.5||1.4||0.8||1.7|
Scaled estimates, assuming an HIV prevalence rate of 5 percent across countries. Data: Authors’ calculations.