Fifth of people in Wales in poverty 'due to background'


Around a fifth of people in Wales a living in poverty because of the type of backgrounds they come from, research shows.

A report by the Equality and Human Rights Commission claims that people's gender, disability and ethnicity all affect how successful they are in life.

Joanna Rowlands reports.

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