Alarming World Poverty Statistics
  • More than 800 million people suffer from malnutrition.
  • The United States spends 0.16% of its budget on aid to poor countries, the second lowest percentage among all developed countries.
  • A worker in Bangladesh making garments for Disney would have to work 210 years in order to earn what Disney’s CEO gets paid in one hour.
  • 35,000 children a day die from diseases related to malnutrition, or 1 every 2 seconds.
  • Over three billion people (roughly half the world’s population) live on less than two dollars a day.

Take a look at you and me, are we too blind to see
Do we simply turn our heads and look the other way