Our 2018 Poverty in the World Report contains the most up-to-date, quantifiable poverty statistics from the world’s top data gathering and humanitarian organizations. Download the report to see how far we’ve come and how far we have yet to go to solve world poverty.

9 World Poverty Statistics that Everyone Should Know

According to World Bank Data from 2016, half of the population living in extreme poverty are children. Of those children, three-quarters live in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. Excerpt from the resource