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Census: 50% or more of residents in 36 P.R. towns live in poverty

https://newsismybusiness.com/census-50-or-more-of-residents-in-36-p-r-towns-live-in-poverty Census: 50% or more of residents in 36 P.R. towns live in poverty December 20, 2019 Young man sits outdoors and begs for money in Bayamón. (Credit: Eddie Toro – Dreamstime.com) During the 2014-2018 period, 50% or more of … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s population has stabilized in the last year

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/adeclineinmigrationratesduring2019-2538307 A decline in migration rates during 2019 Find out why fewer people are emigrating and why there are more moving back to Puerto Rico Thursday, January 2, 2020 – 9:51 AM By Ricardo Cortés Chico The most recent population … Continue reading

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How much does each mayor earn in Puerto Rico?

https://www.metro.pr/pr/noticias/2018/11/16/cuanto-gana-alcalde-puerto-rico.html How much does each mayor earn in Puerto Rico? None of the salaries is equal to or less than the average income of its constituents By Metro Puerto Rico Friday, November 16, 2018, at 17:18 The Censal Information Center … Continue reading

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Exodus From a Historic Puerto Rican Town, With No End in Sight

Exodus From a Historic Puerto Rican Town, With No End in Sight By FRANCES ROBLES JULY 16, 2017 An abandoned furniture store in Lares, P.R. The town in the mountainous heart of the Caribbean island has lost more people to … Continue reading

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