Tuesday, 13 March 2018

Proportion of couples with children in poverty in Wales rises

Proportion of couples with children in poverty in Wales rises
- Over the last 20 years the poverty rate for Wales has generally been higher than in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland,” the report noted. It remains higher than in the other countries in the UK. JRF noted worklessness in Wales had fallen but “poverty in Wales is now higher than in the rest of the UK ...