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1.2 million minors in poverty in Italy

Over one family in five with 3 kids or more are poor

(ANSA) - Rome, June 26 - ISTAT said Tuesday that 1.208 million minors were living in absolute poverty in Italy in 2017.
    The national statistics agency estimated that the poverty incidence was 12.1% last year, compared to 12.5% in 2016.
    It said poverty rates grew for big families - reaching 20.9% for those with three children or more.
   

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