One in five Belarusians lives below the poverty line -- BEROC
Over the past three years, the number of people living in poverty has been declining in Belarus, due to the gradual recovery of the country’s economy from the crisis of 2015-2016. However, one in five people in the country still live below the poverty line.
Belarusians most pessimistic among Eastern Partnership countries
Almost 60% of Belarusians do not believe in positive changes and look at the future of the country with pessimism, the latest poll conducted by the European Union in March 2019 claims.