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China - Poverty headcount ratio at $1.9 PPP a day

1.4 (%) in 2014

In 2014, poverty rate for China was 1.4 %. Between 1996 and 2014, poverty rate of China was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 42 % in 1996 to 1.4 % in 2014.

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What is poverty rate?

Population below $1.90 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $1.90 a day at 2011 international prices.

What is China poverty rate?

Date Value Change, %
2014 1.4 -26.32 %
2013 1.9 -70.77 %
2012 6.5 -17.72 %
2011 7.9 -29.46 %
2010 11.2 -23.81 %
2008 14.7 -21.39 %
2005 18.7 -41.38 %
2002 31.9 -21.23 %
1999 40.5 -3.57 %
1996 42.0 -26.32 %
1993 57.0 -14.41 %
1990 66.6