There are more Haitians living in Poverty than you may think

I was reading a news article and I was surprised when I read found out how many Haitians actually live in poverty. The number is way more than you may think.

PHOTO: The kind of Haiti foreign journalists just love to photograph!
PHOTO: The kind of Haiti foreign journalists just love to photograph!

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According to the National Council for Food Security, there are approximately 7 million Haitians living in poverty, 3 million of these Haitians live in extreme poverty.

A poor many in the United Sates would be rich in Haiti...

In the United States the definition of poverty is any person who has an income less than $34 per day or a family of four with income less than $69 per day as calculated from the poverty threshold set by the U.S. Census Bureau.

I don't know how what the actual definition of poverty is in Haiti but I can tell you this... It is nowhere near the level of poverty in the United States.

What is the definition of Poverty in Haiti anyway?

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Claude says...

California,
The 5th biggest ecomony in the world, ask about the homeless crisis they

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