1. Top 100 richest people in the world earned enough money in 2012 to end global poverty 4 times.
2. Nearly 1 billion children worldwide are living in poverty.
3. U.S. Families living in extreme poverty, with less than US$$2 per day, has doubled to 1.5 million since 1996.
4. The world's billionaires made enough money in 2017 to end extreme poverty seven times over.
5. 20,000 children die worldwide every day due to poverty.
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