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A new report estimates that by 2030 up to two-thirds of the global extreme poor will be living in FCS.


This note explores the extent to which economic and social impacts may vary across income groups and, possibly, across space.


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Of the world’s 736 million extreme poor in 2015, 368 million—half of the total—lived in just 5 countries. The 5 countries with the highest number of extreme poor are (in descending order): India, Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, and Bangladesh. 


秋霞电影网在线观看伦To make significant continued progress towards the global target of reducing extreme poverty (those living on less than $1.90 a day) to less than 3 percent by 2030, large reductions in poverty in these five countries will be crucial. .

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