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India - Poverty headcount ratio at rural poverty line as a share of rural population

25.7 (%) in 2011

In 2011, rural poverty rate for India was 25.7 %. Rural poverty rate of India fell gradually from 50.1 % in 1993 to 25.7 % in 2011.

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What is rural poverty rate?

Rural poverty rate is the percentage of the rural population living below the national rural poverty line.

What is India rural poverty rate?

Date Value Change, %
2011 25.7 -23.96 %
2009 33.8 -19.14 %
2004 41.8 -16.57 %
1993 50.1