In 2012, poverty rate at national poverty line for Lao People’s Democratic Republic was 23.4 %. Poverty rate at national poverty line of Lao People’s Democratic Republic fell gradually from 39.1 % in 1997 to 23.4 % in 2012.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.