Bay’s poorer kids lose out

Shaanaaz de Jager

RESEARCH has shown that there is massive disparity among children in Nelson Mandela Bay. The gap is measured by a disproportionate distribution of income, education and living environments, among other issues.

According to the 2012 South African Child Gauge, the South African Index of Multiple Deprivation for Children 2001 comprises five domains of deprivation which each contains one or more indicators relating to that domain

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