37.2% of the Bolivian population is poor

37.2% of Bolivians suffer from poverty, and 12.9% from extreme poverty, according to updated data released today by the National Institute of Statistics (INE). The entity updated the data on the basic food basket and the poverty and extreme poverty lines after 30 years. The figures show that the number of poor people in both urban and rural areas has increased in the last four years.

Source: El Deber