In 2011, poverty ratio at $5.5 a day for India was 86.8 %. Poverty ratio at $5.5 a day of India fell gradually from 96.7 % in 1977 to 86.8 % in 2011.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Poverty headcount ratio at $5.50 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $5.50 a day at 2011 international prices. As a result of revisions in PPP exchange rates, poverty rates for individual countries cannot be compared with poverty rates reported in earlier editions.