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What does poverty look like in Australia?

24 May 2017

What does poverty look like in Australia?

Today, we released our National Economic and Social Impact Survey (ESIS) which explores the challenges, barriers, and levels of disadvantage experienced by those who access our Emergency Relief (ER) services.

To take you behind the statistics we created an interactive story so you can explore what poverty really looks like in Australia.

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