Poverty has always remained a critical social problem that calls to be addressed. Philippines' latest poverty line for 2014 marks a per capita income of 100,534 pesos a year. According to the data from the National Statistical Coordination Board, more than one-quarter of the population fell below the poverty line the first semester of 2014, an approximate 78 per cent increase since 2013.


Sources

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poverty_in_the_Philippines
https://borgenproject.org/republic-of-the-philippines-poverty-facts/


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