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Number of rural poor

How many rural poor people are there?

95% of the US poverty is rural

Everyone knows that rural poverty refers to poverty found in rural areas.  We can discuss here about rural society, rural economy, and rural political systems.  It is widely known that rural poverty is generally a product of poor infrastructure that stops development and mobility.  For example, in the United States of America, 95% of the poverty is rural.  Statistics show that there are higher rates of rural poverty in developing countries than in developed countries.  More and more people consider that agricultural diversification can provide rural families with higher income and greater food security.

This fact is verified on : November 6, 2013.





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