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Severely materially deprived people (01.30)

Severely materially deprived people. By sex 2020
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 231.3 .. ..
Women 235.2 .. ..
Total 466.5 .. ..
Units: Thousands.
Source Catalonia: Idescat. Survey on Living Conditions. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.
Severely materially deprived people. By sex. Percentatge sobre el total 2020
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Men 6.2 .. ..
Women 6.1 .. ..
Total 6.2 .. ..
Units: %.
Source Catalonia: Idescat. Survey on Living Conditions. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.

Last update: July 15, 2021.

Methodological note

The indicator measures the share of severely materially deprived persons who have living conditions severely constrained by a lack of resources. They experience at least 4 out of 9 following deprivations items: cannot afford i) to pay rent or utility bills, ii) keep home adequately warm, iii) face unexpected expenses, iv) eat meat, fish or a protein equivalent every second day, v) a week holiday away from home, vi) a car, vii) a washing machine, viii) a colour TV, or ix) a telephone.

The indicator is part of the multidimensional poverty index.