Poverty rate remains high in Germany

2024 • 2min • News • International


Published On: April 01, 2024 - Poverty in Germany remains high says a new report from the social welfare association Paritätischer Gesamtverband. 16.8 % of the population lives in poverty, according to the latest figures from 2022. That's around 14.2 million people. Child poverty has reached a record high, but retirees are also affected.