Provision of basic goods and services, such as food and heating, it is deprived by the 39.9% of the population living in Greece with this percentage rocketing to 44.5% for the 0-17 year old population. Moreover, almost one in five households ( 17.7%) live in inadequate, unsafe houses with a leaking roof with moisture in walls and floors etc.
Overall, more than 4.512 million Greeks are at risk of poverty (Population in Greece is estimated at 11 millions) with children most at risk. This situation is reflected by the fact that 230 774 children live in households with no workers and virtually no income!
These elements are included in the final report of September 2016 issued by the Greek Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) concerning the Living conditions in Greece.