One in four face poverty and ostracization in EU

Poverty and ostracization threaten 24.2 percent of the population and this figure increases to 27 percent for people age under 18, according to Eurostat, EU statistics institution.

One in four face poverty and ostracization in EU

World Bulletin / News Desk

One out of four people in the European Union face the risk of poverty and ostracization.

Poverty and ostracization threaten 24.2 percent of the population and this figure increases to 27 percent for people age under 18, according to Eurostat, EU statistics institution.

49 percent of the people in Bulgaria, 40 percent in Romania and Latvia, 22 percent in Lithuania, 31 percent in Greece and Hungary, 28 percent in Italy and 27 percent in Spain and Poland face the risk of poverty and ostracization.

Last Mod: 26 Şubat 2013, 13:54
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