Salomi Asked: August 5, 20212021-08-05T19:41:04+05:30 2021-08-05T19:41:04+05:30In: Social sciences what are the main causes of poverty? what are the main causes of poverty? poverty 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Weboptify 2021-08-05T19:44:42+05:30Added an answer on August 5, 2021 at 7:44 pm This answer was edited. Poverty is a global issue that affects millions of people around the world. There are many causes of poverty including low levels of education, lack of employment opportunities, and political instability. Poverty is a major issue in today’s society. It is one of the leading causes of death among children under the age of five. It can also result in low levels of education and poor health and well-being. Countries all around the world are struggling to combat poverty, with some programmes succeeding in reducing poverty but many not being as successful. One of the main causes of poverty is not having access to enough money. Another main cause is a lack of quality education and training for job. Below are the few main reasons for poverty: Lack of a job or low wages Housing Social exclusion Discrimination Natural disaster Issues with education The high cost of living Poor family structure Lack of personal skills Health and disability Poverty trap War Discrimination Natural disaster 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Add a Video to describe the problem better. Video type Youtube Vimeo Dailymotion Facebook Choose from here the video type. Video ID Put Video ID here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdUUx5FdySs Ex: "sdUUx5FdySs". Answer Anonymously Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Related Questions How does democracy produce an accountable responsive and legitimate government? What are the conditions under which democracies accommodate social diversities? Do you consider yourself religious? What would you choose beauty or brain? Does wearing gold increase estrogen? Do muscular guys get more attention? What is the best color for girls? What is chappal in India?