Unpacking Federalism: Hubs of wealth, ponds of poverty
Posted at Jul 13 05:28 PM
Of the proposed 18 federated regions, the National Capital Region (NCR or Metro Manila) had the highest annual per capita poverty threshold at PhP25,007, and MIMAROPA the lowest at PhP20,224. This means that it is most expensive to live above the poverty threshold in NCR, and least expensive in MIMAROPA.
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