In 2017, poverty rate at national poverty line for China was 3.1 %. Between 2011 and 2017, poverty rate at national poverty line of China was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 12.7 % in 2011 to 3.1 % in 2017.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
National poverty rate is the percentage of the population living below the national poverty line. National estimates are based on population-weighted subgroup estimates from household surveys.