Report: More than a third of Israel's children are poor
Over the past three decades, the percentage of poor children has increased more than fourfold, from 8.1 percent in 1980 to 35.6 percent in 2011.
More than 900,000 children in Israel are living below the poverty line, an all-time high, according to the 2012 report by the Council for the Welfare of the Child.
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