News Results - poverty

  • Poverty | Define Poverty at Dictionary.com

    dictionary.reference.com/browse/poverty 1. Poverty, destitution, need, want imply a state of privation and lack of necessities. Poverty denotes serious lack of the means for proper existence: living in a ...
  • Poverty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poverty Poverty is general scarcity, dearth, or the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money. [1] It is a multifaceted concept, which includes ...
  • Causes of Poverty — Global Issues

    www.globalissues.org/issue/2/causes-of-poverty Contains information of the causes of poverty, its impact, economic democracy, and facts and statistics.
    • Poverty Facts and Stats — Global Issues

      www.globalissues.org/article/26/poverty-facts-and-stats This part of the globalissues.org web site presents some of the hard hitting facts and statistics on poverty.
    • WHO | Poverty

      www.who.int/topics/poverty/en Poverty is associated with the undermining of a range of key human attributes, including health. The poor are exposed to greater personal and environmental health ...
    • Connecticut Commission on Children: Poverty

      www.cga.ct.gov/COC/poverty.htm Child Poverty in Connecticut. Among the statistics in this January 2009 fact sheet from the Commission: A survey of kindergarten teachers in Connecticut's low-income ...
    • Poverty Data - U.S Census Bureau

      www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/data/index.html The Census Bureau reports poverty data from several major household surveys and programs.