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World Poverty Statistics Total Percentage of World Population that lives on less than $2.

50 a day 50% Total number of people that live on less than $2.50 a day Total Percentage of People that live on less than $10 a day 3 Billion 80% 80%

Total percent of World Populations that live where income differentials are widening Total Percentage of World Income the richest 20% account for 75% Total Number of children that die each day due to Poverty 22,000

Total Number of People in Developing Countries with Inadequate Access to Water Total Number of School Days lost to Water Related Illness Child World Poverty Statistics Number of children in the world2.2 billion Number of Children that live in Poverty 1 billion Total Number of Children that live without adequate shelter 640 million (1 in 3) 443 million school days

1.1 billion

Total Number of Children without access to safe water 400 million (1 in 5) Total Number of Children with no access to Health Services 270 million (1 in 7)

Total Number of Children who die annually from lack of access to safe drinking water and adequate sanitation 1.4 million Poverty to Wealthy Ratio Statistics Year 1820 1913 1950 1973 1992 Ratio of People at Poverty to Wealthy Level 3 to 1 11 to 1 35 to 1 44 to 1 72 to 1