Global Poverty Will Hit New Low This Year, World Bank Says

October 5, 2015   // 0 Comments

  Lydia O'Connor  -Huff Post World Post Less than 10 percent of the world's population will be living in extreme poverty by the end of 2015, the World Bank forecast on Sunday. The Washington-based institution's latest projections expect the number of people who survive on $1.90 a day to drop from 12.8 percent of the human population in 2012 to 9.6 percent this year. That ...

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