What is Per Capita Income? - Definition & Example


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Which factor is not a source of income that is used to calculate income per capita?

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1. Which one is not true about income per capita?

2. Income per capita is:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will gauge your comprehension of the definition of income per capita, its calculation, and its factors.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this practice, you will be tested more specifically on:

  • A factor of income per capita that isn't a source of income
  • Properties of income per capita
  • What you divide total income by to calculate income per capita
  • Where income per capita is usually calculated

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on per capita income
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about income in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding factors of income

Additional Learning

If you want to learn more about income per capita, take a look at the accompanying lesson titled What is Per Capita Income? - Definition & Example. This lesson will further elaborate on the following:

  • How income per capita is calculated
  • The accuracy of income per capita
  • The significance of income per capita