There are levels of poverty in this world. Indexes from development organisations, the World Bank, Caritas Internationalis and the International Red Cross might give some idea of the statistical reality of the world´s poorest nations.
On a more intimate level, living in a poor country gives an insider view.
Poverty isn’t uniform.
It would be easy to solve world poverty if it were simply a matter of feeding the hungry and clothing the naked. The world’s resources theoretically are sufficient to do that.