Amack 5

Poverty :(


Povery is not having things that determine the quality of life.(1) These things are food, shelter, clothing, and clean water. It is estimated that 1.1 billion people live off of 1 doller a day and 2.7 billion people live off of 2 dollers a day.(1) The people who fall under the poverty category are deprieved from basic needs and usually do not have much of an income. They do not have access to health care or education. There are many causes of poverty. These include the decline of food being grown, deforestation, drought, over population, "resource curses", unemployment, taxes, economic hardships, and diseases.