1.2 Billion People Are ‘Extremely Poor’, Subsist On Less Than $1.25 A Day

April 18, 2013 7:15 am

That has to be the most disturbing stat we spotted in a while here at Statspotting – even though the number has come down from say a decade back, this number is still huge – 1.2 billion people live in ‘extreme poverty’: defined as subsisting with less than $1.25 a day. (Source)

Where did we spot this one billion number recently? Yes, there would be a billion android devices by the end of 2013. Wait, we have a better one: Under-Reported Income To IRS: World Poverty Will End Ten Times

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