Thursday

More people are on food stamps in the USA than live in Poland.

There are over 46 million people in the USA on food stamps which is a massive increase since a low of about 17 million in 2000. The population of Poland is 38.5 million.

From here.

  1. And some people think that the USA does not have a welfare state!
  2. Unemployment hidden in sickness and invalidity benefits in Poland, Norway and Switzerland
  3. Nearly six million working age people claim benefits
  4. The growth of welfare state dependency in the USA
  5. ‘Among the peoples most admired for their opulence, one part of the population is obliged to rely on gifts of the other in order to live’
This entry was posted in Welfare benefits and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>