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How to calculate the cost of living to determine the living wage gap?

Have a look at the overview of available studies of the Global Living Wage Coalition, Wage Indicator or Asia Floor Wage to see if they studied the area in which you are active and published a figure. If there are no figures available you can also start calculating the living wage yourself. The Living Wages around the World Manual for Measurement describes in great detail how you could do that.

 

Which steps can you take to realize living wages in your supply chain?