How to Measure Average Income
Countries measure the amount of income of citizens of that country. The IRS keeps tract of this for citizens of the United States. The government gets these numbers from tax information. Is the number for average income of a resident accurate for the actual population? In this article the argument about migration and immigration is discussed. How many illegal aliens are in the United States? How is there income accounted for? The same is true for people that migrate from countries to other countries. There is an amount of poverty that is incorrect because migration. Migration is a way people avoid poverty. People will leave the country they are born into for another in hopes of creating a new life. The article asks how to account for this type of income.