That was 25 percent more than in 2008, when this figure still around 2.5 million was how the “Saarbrücken newspaper”, referring to a special analysis of the statisticians reported
risk of poverty. 979 euros a month
According resulted household surveys that 379,000 at risk of poverty workforce in 2013 their could not pay rent on time. 417,000 renounced an adequate heating, and 538,000 savings while eating, while they took every other day a full meal. A one-week vacation in the year already was not affordable for about every other stakeholders (1.5 million). Almost 600,000 victims could not afford their own car.
shall be deemed at risk of poverty according to the report, including all who state transfers such as residential or child benefit achieved less than 60 percent of median income. 2013 was the threshold in Germany at € 979 net per month