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China - Poverty headcount ratio at national poverty line

3.1 (%) in 2017

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.

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What is poverty rate at national poverty line?

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.

What is China poverty rate at national poverty line?

Date Value Change, %
2017 3.1 -31.11 %
2016 4.5 -21.05 %
2015 5.7 -20.83 %
2014 7.2 -15.29 %
2013 8.5 -16.67 %
2012 10.2 -19.69 %
2011 12.7 -26.16 %
2010 17.2