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Two Million Australians Below Poverty Line - Australia

Society & Culture  (tags: australia, poverty, families, social services, family, humans )

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ONE in 10 Australians is living in poverty and faring worse on key health indicators than people in other rich nations, a report shows. An Australian Council of Social Services report found that 9.9 per cent of Australians, or nearly 2 million people

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Past Member (0)
Thursday August 30, 2007, 6:58 am
Not Surprising !!!! Noted !!!!

Teresa del Castillo (1519)
Wednesday September 26, 2007, 3:20 pm

Michael Angel (58)
Tuesday October 9, 2007, 8:41 am
5% are unemployed or underemployed (Brotherhood of St Lawrence)

In my local are youth unemployment is around 16-18%
and this is boom time?
for who?
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