The Government of Coahuila highlighted that social policies have been implemented during the administration of Miguel Riquelme that seek to serve the entity’s vulnerable groups.
“All agencies of my Government work in a coordinated manner with society with the aim of improving the quality of life of the people of Coahuila.“, reiterated the State President.
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In the midst of this joint effort, Riquelme highlighted that according to the National Council for the Evaluation of Social Development Policy (CONEVAL), from 2020 to 2022 Coahuila managed to reduce the percentage of people in poverty, from 25.6 percent to 18.2 percent. .
Likewise, he highlighted that The entity ranks fifth nationally with the fewest people in poverty. At the national level the percentage is 36.3 percent.
In the same way and in relation to people in extreme poverty, Riquelme pointed out that a reduction was also recorded, going from 2020 to 2022 from 2.6 to 1.8 percent of the population in this situation. (population that suffers from three or more social deprivations and whose income is less than the minimum well-being line).
“During my Administration we have prioritized attention to the most vulnerable groups in our state to reduce inequality gaps“, considered the head of the state Executive.
For his part, Javier Díaz González, Secretary of Inclusion and Social Development in the State (SIDS), mentioned that Coahuila has maintained a constant reduction in the percentage of people without social security.
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He reported that In 2020, 28.2 percent registered this situation, while by 2022 the percentage was reduced to 24.4 percent.
“We are the State with the most labor formality; At the national level the percentage in 2022 is 50.2 percent“, said.