Journal of Finance and Economics
ISSN (Print): 2328-7284 ISSN (Online): 2328-7276 Website: http://www.sciepub.com/journal/jfe Editor-in-chief: Suman Banerjee
Open Access
Journal Browser
Go
Journal of Finance and Economics. 2017, 5(4), 179-184
DOI: 10.12691/jfe-5-4-4
Open AccessArticle

Factor Analysis Affecting the Level of Poverty in the District of Batu Bara

Fakrurrozi1, , Indra Maipita2 and Muhammad Yusuf2

1Master Program, State University of Medan, Indonesia

2Faculty of Economics, State University of Medan, Indonesia

Pub. Date: August 15, 2017

Cite this paper:
Fakrurrozi, Indra Maipita and Muhammad Yusuf. Factor Analysis Affecting the Level of Poverty in the District of Batu Bara. Journal of Finance and Economics. 2017; 5(4):179-184. doi: 10.12691/jfe-5-4-4

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of economic growth, the unemployment rate, and length of education simultaneously and partially on the number of poor people. This study uses secondary data from the years 2007-2016 using eviews program 7. The analysis technique used is multiple linear regression. Based on the analysis found that economic growth, unemployment, and the length of education simultaneously significant effect on the number of poor people. Economic growth is partially a significant negative effect on the number of poor people, the average length of education is partially a significant negative effect on the number of poor people, while the unemployment rate is partially positive and significant impact on the number of poor people.

Keywords:
poverty economic growth unemployment average education

Creative CommonsThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. To view a copy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Figures

Figure of 4

References:

[1]  Annur, A.R. 2013. Factors Affecting Poverty In Kecamatan Jekulo Dan Mejobo Kabupaten Kudus In 2013. Economic Development Analysis Journal. Vol. 2. No. 4.
 
[2]  Arsyad, L, (2015), Development Economy, Yogyakarta: Yogyakarta: UPP STIM YKPN.
 
[3]  Boediono. 1999. Economic Growth Theory. YOGYAKARTA: BPFE.
 
[4]  BPS (Badan Pusat Statistik). 2010. People's Welfare Indicator of Coalition of Coal in 2011.
 
[5]  Chambers, R. 2001. The World Development Report: Concept Content And Chapter 12. Journal of International Development 13-299-366.
 
[6]  Dollar, D. & A. Kraay. 2002. Growth Is Good For The Poor. Journal Of Economic Growth.
 
[7]  Kakwan, N and Son, H.H. 2003. Pro-poor Growth Concept And Measurement With Country Case Studies. The Pakistan Development Review, 42: 4 part 1 pp 417-444.
 
[8]  Kuncoro, M. 2006. Development Economics: Issues and Policy Fourth Edition. UPP STIM YKPN 2006.
 
[9]  Maipita, I. 2014. Measuring Poverty And Income Distribution. Yogyakarta: UPP STIM YKPN.
 
[10]  Mankiw, G. 2007. Macroeconomy. EditionKeenam. Jakarta: Erland.
 
[11]  Pratiwi, Seruni and Ketut Sutrisna. 2014. The Influence of Per Capita GRDP, Education, And Labor Productivity Of Poverty In Bali Province. Journal of Development Economics, Faculty of Economics and Business Udayana University vol. 3 [10]: 431-439.
 
[12]  Ramdani, M. 2015. Determinants of Poverty in Indonesia Year 1982-2012. Economic Development Analysis Journal, Vol. 4. No. 1.
 
[13]  Ravallion, M, B, and K. 1998, 2003. How Robots is A Poverty Profile. World Bank Economic Review, Vol 8, pp 75-102.
 
[14]  Son, H.H AndKakwani, N. 2004. Economic Growth andPoverty Reduction: Initial Conditions Matter. Poverty Center Working Paper, No. 2. Brazil: UNDP.
 
[15]  Suharto, E. 2009. Building People Empowering Communities: Strategic Review of Social Welfare Development and Social Work. Bandung: RafikaAditama.
 
[16]  Sukirno, S. 2000. Modern Macroeconomy. The Development of the New Keynesian Christian Mind. Jakarta: PT. Raja GrafindoPersada.
 
[17]  Sukirno, S. 2010. Macro Ekonomi Teori Pengantar. Jakarta: Rajawali Pers.
 
[18]  Todaro, M. 2000. Economic Development in the Third World. Jakarta: Erlangga.
 
[19]  Umar, H. 2009. Research Methodology. Jakarta: Rajawali.
 
[20]  Wirawan, I Made Tony. 2015. Analysis. Effects. Education, PDRB Per Capita and Unemployment Rate on the Number of Poor Population.Provincial of Bali. E-Journal EP Unud. Vol. 4, No. 5.
 
[21]  World Bank. (2000). World Development Report 2000/2001: Attacking Poverty. Washington, DC: World Bank.
 
[22]  Yacoub. Y. 2012. The Influence of Unemployment Rate to District / City Poverty Level in West Kalimantan Province. EKSOS Journal, Vol. 8. No. 3.