# Data Interpretation - Pie Charts - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Pie Charts - Pie Chart 7 (Q.No. 2)

*Directions to Solve*

Study the following pie-chart and the table and answer the questions based on them.

Proportion of Population of Seven Villages in 1997

Village | % Population Below Poverty Line |

X | 38 |

Y | 52 |

Z | 42 |

R | 51 |

S | 49 |

T | 46 |

V | 58 |

2.

The ratio of population of village T below poverty line to that of village Z below poverty line in 1997 is:

Answer: Option

Explanation:

Let N be the total population of all the seven villages.

Then, population of village T below poverty line = 46% of (21% of N)

and Population of villages Z below the poverty line = 42% of (11% of N)

Required ratio = | 46% of (21% of N) | = | 46 x 21 | = 23/11. |

42% of (11 % of N) | 42 x 11 |

Discussion:

14 comments Page 2 of 2.
Gupreet kaur said:
1 decade ago

What value are 21 and 11? how this arranged? please any one explain me.

Divya said:
1 decade ago

How 46*21 and 42*11 came. What values are 21 and 11?

Ravi said:
1 decade ago

@Praveen

The total population has to consider for calculating the ratios.. And so 46*21 / 42*11 would give u the answer 23:11

The total population has to consider for calculating the ratios.. And so 46*21 / 42*11 would give u the answer 23:11

Praveen said:
1 decade ago

How this possible explain briefly please?

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