Greek families burdened by high tax rates
Poverty declined in 2018, births continued to lag behind deaths
Survey reveals how Greeks are coping with lockdown
Google mobility report illustrates stark drop in activity due to Covid-19
OECD Better Life report finds Greece still lagging in life satisfaction
Nearly half of all households still rely on pensions for income, survey shows
Greeks not self-inflicting HIV but new cases have been rising markedly
The claim seemed absurd from the start and the World Health Organisation (WHO) confirmed on Tuesday that it had made an error in one of its reports, which stated that half of new HIV infections in Greece were “self-inflicted” so sufferers could claim state benefits.
WHO issued a correction: “There is no evidence suggesting that deliberate self-infection with H.I.V. goes beyond a few anecdotal cases,” it said. As has been widely reported, though, the damage may have already been done. Many international news outlets...
If you are already registered, please sign in.
Read some of our analysis for no charge
By signing up to MacroPolis, readers will be able to read two of our articles without charge each month. They will not have access to our data or weekly e-newsletter.
Our analysis and data at your fingertips
Subscribers will be able to read the full range of our articles, access our statistics and charts, and receive our weekly e-newsletter for €450 per year.€480.00
A tailor-made service for professionals
Apart from having access to all our analysis and data, subscribers will be able to consult one-on-one with our analysts.