- Native Title: 東京貧困女子。
- Also Known As: Tokyo Poverty Girl. , Tokyo Poor Girls.: I Thought Poverty Was Someone Else’s Problem , Tokyo Hinkon Joshi.: Hinkon Nante Hitogotoda to Omotteta , 東京貧困女子。-貧困なんて他人事だと思ってた-
After her divorce, Kariya Mako returned to work as a contract editor for an economics magazine. There, she is ordered to be in charge of a serialization based on the theme of women in poverty. She interviews people living in various difficult situations, and it gradually makes her realize that this is a widespread problem that she herself is not entirely impervious to, as she is also someone dealing with employment instability while struggling to raise her children.