The Forgotten Poor: More Children Living in Extreme Poverty

 

The number of children living in extreme poverty—on $2.00 or less per person per day in a household—grew significantly from 1996 until 2011.  In 2011, 3.55 million children in 1.65 million households were living in extreme poverty in a given month.  …

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