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‘Every household mourns’: Ramadan for Turkish farmers and widows | Inflation

How much is your money worth? A series from the front lines of the cost of living crisis in which hard-hit people share their monthly expenses.

Name: Sevim Attar

age: 54

Profession: A subsistence farmer, although she sells a small amount of produce

living together: Her son Yusuf Kahriman (15)

live: 180sqm Three-Bedroom Apartment in Altınüzüm Village, Türkiye

Monthly Household Income: The 3,000 Turkish lira ($155) was earned from selling some farm produce and from her state pension as a widow. She also received a one-off cash grant of 10,000 lire ($515) from the government to help earthquake survivors rebuild their homes.

Total expenses for the month: 9,580 lire ($494)

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