ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Poverty Reduction and Redistribution in Sixth Plan-Population Factor and Rural-Urban Equity

Poverty Reduction and Redistribution in Sixth Plan Population Factor and Rural-Urban Equity K Sundaram S D Tendulkar The Sixth Five-Year Plan aims to reduce the proportion of population below the 'poverty line' to 30 per cent by its terminal year, by means of growth and redistribution of aggregate consumer ex- penditure. The far higher than expected rate of increase in population, revealed in the results of the 1981 Census, however, would have an impart on this original aim.

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