June 20, 2020

Japanese Customer: Poverty rate is rising in metropolitan areas

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"In 1996, the rate was 11.2 percent, rising to 13.4 percent in 1999 and 15.7 percent in 2002"

Source: Expert warns income disparity, poverty rate to keep getting worse
By Akiko Kondo
Kyodo News
Thursday November 23rd 2006
Japan Times online

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