A wide-ranging study of the status of people who live in and around Montreal shows that the region does rather poorly on an international scale when it comes to food security, poverty, and peace and abuse, but is better than average at reducing inequality and providing quality education.

The Foundation of Greater Montreal presented its Vital Signs report to the Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, outlining the status of children in the metropolis and it found that more than one in ten children in Montreal either don’t get enough to eat, or are not eating well.