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Many people are left behind in access to opportunities.

Among poorer individuals over 35 years of age with lower education, 18% use the internet while 82% do not. Furthest behind group represents 11% of adult population.

Among children from poorer rural households with at least one sibling aged under 5, 42% are stunted. Furthest behind group represents 10% of all children under 5 years of age.

Among poorer urban households with lower education, 54% have access to basic sanitation while 46% do not. Furthest behind group represents 14% of all households.

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