Report says 3 Million Australians are Living in Poverty

An analysis by the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS) and UNSW Sydney shows national poverty rates remain high despite Australia experiencing economic growth.

The ’Poverty in Australia 2018’ report indicates there are more than 3 million people (13.2%) living below the relative poverty line, including 739,000 children (17.3%).

For a copy of the report click here.

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