In 2016, poverty rate at national poverty line for Malawi was 51.5 %. Poverty rate at national poverty line of Malawi fell gradually from 65.3 % in 1997 to 51.5 % in 2016.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.