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Key Challenges for children in Paraguay
- More than 7% of Paraguay’s 6.2 million people live in absolute poverty. Almost half are under the age of 19.
- Nearly one in two children are living in poverty.
- Many children die of preventable or treatable diseases – almost a quarter each year don’t live to see their fifth birthday.
- Around 48% of people living in rural areas do not have adequate sanitation facilities.