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According to 2011 data released on Wednesday by the U.S. Census Bureau, 15% of individuals in the United States live below the poverty line. While down from 15.1% last year, it remains statistically unchanged and near a record high. Today, more than 46 million people live in poverty in America, more than at any point in the country‚Äôs history. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Sirajul Islam - Sep 18, 2012 - 8:26 AM PDT
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by Sirajul Islam - Sep. 18, 2012

A good report on the world poverty based on the World Bank data that revealed poverty in the U.S. is modest compared to the poorest countries in the world, i.e., compared to 15% in the U.S., it's 77% in Haiti.

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