The pie chart below shows the proportion of different categories of families living in poverty in the UK in 2002. The proportion of people from each household type living in poverty. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. Write at least 150 words.
The circular representation and depicts information about the percentage of various groups of the family from the UK who was staying in poverty in the year 2002.
Having a quick glance over the chart, it is seen that a total of seven different families is given. The sole parents suffer maximum from poverty, and the proportion was 26%. However, the aged couple suffers a minimum from it (9%).
Moreover, the proportion of single aged person who stayed in poverty was 7% whereas the per cent was double in people who lived in poverty from each household(14%).
Moving towards the rest of the details, it is seen that the couple without children and single who do not have any child had been 9% and 28% poverty rate respectively. At last, the family of a couple with children, their figure of poverty was 15% which was 6% more, relative to the couple without no children in 2002.
Overall, the percentage of a single aged person and the aged couple who suffer from poverty was almost similar.