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  • Tuesday, April 2nd 2013 - 20:28 UTC

    Eleven million Argentines, 26.9% of the population live in poverty conditions

    Slums inside and surrounding cities were poverty is concentrated according to the Argentine Catholic University Social Observatory

    An estimated 11 million Argentines or 26.9% out of a population of 40 million live in poverty according to the Social Observatory from the Argentine Catholic University, (UCA) based on a survey taken at the end of last year. However according to Argentina questioned stats’ office Indec, in the second half of 2012, poverty was down to 5.4% of the population equivalent to 2.2 million poor.