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Poverty and education in Portugal
Latest Science 20.04.2021 Reading time: 9 min

Poverty and education in Portugal

Who are the poor and how do they live in Portugal? A recent study, published by the Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation, identifies a clear association between education and poverty with its findings demonstrating a greater incidence of poverty among those with lower levels of schooling. In a summary article for Iniciativa Educação, the study coordinator summarises the main trajectories and daily realities of poverty in Portugal while highlighting the most relevant education related findings.

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