Billions of people live on $10 or less per day, but global poverty is decreasing. So, how much of the world is struggling to get by?
A Global Middle Class Is More Promise than Reality
“The first decade of this century witnessed a historic reduction in global poverty and a near doubling of the number of people who could be considered middle income.”
71% of the world’s population lives on less than $10 a day
“Here’s the good news: Global poverty has fallen by half over the past decade.”
Who’s Still Poor? Who’s Made It To Middle Income? Pew Has New Data
“Over the last decade, economic growth lifted almost a billion people around the world out of extreme poverty.”
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