Which states are most vulnerable to poverty in India?
- The proportion of poor people is not the same in every state.
- Poverty is still existing in Orissa, Bihar, Assam, Tripura and Uttar Pradesh.
- Bihar and Orissa continue to be the two poorest states with poverty ratios of 47 and 43 per cent, respectively.
- Along with rural poverty, urban poverty also exists in these states.