Tuesday, January 18, 2022


6 million Iraqis under poverty line – Ministry of Human Rights Report

MoHR report: 6 million Iraqis under poverty line
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Ministry of Human Rights announced that more than six Iraqi people are living beneath poverty line.

The Ministry of Human Rights reported in statement received by IraqiNews.com ”The Minister of Human Rights, Mohamed Shua’a al-Sudani, instructed the National Center of Human Rights within the MoHR to prepare a report regarding the monthly expenditures average of Iraqi individual considering the environment, provinces and the main factors such as poverty, unemployment and illiteracy.””

The report reveled that though, the Iraq is within countries of Oil exports still the Iraqi individual has expenditure average lower than neighbor countries, ” the statement added, noting that ”About (18,9%) of the Iraqi people, which equals (6.4) million, are living beneath poverty line.”

”The reported offered several suggestions and means that many help in alleviating poverty such as committing people to finish their secondary schools in an attempt to help them as in advanced countries,” the statement concluded.

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