Philanthropy

The Human Needs Index

By December 13, 2017 No Comments

The Human Needs Index (HNI), offers a multidimensional way to measure poverty and its effects.  Prepared quarterly by The Salvation Army in partnership with Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy using data amassed since 2004, the HNI provides the clearest illumination yet of trends in poverty and vulnerability. It is a critical tool for policy makers, social services providers, and researchers. Sign up for email updates.