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United States of America - Poverty headcount ratio at $1.9 PPP a day

1.3 (%) in 2016

In 2016, poverty rate for United States of America was 1.3 %. Poverty rate of United States of America increased from 0.7 % in 1986 to 1.3 % in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 8.10 %.

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What is poverty rate?

Population below $1.90 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $1.90 a day at 2011 international prices.

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What is United States of America poverty rate?

Date Value Change, %
2016 1.3 30.00 %
2013 1.0 0.00 %
2010 1.0 0.00 %
2007 1.0 0.00 %
2004 1.0 42.86 %
2000 0.7 0.00 %
1997 0.7 0.00 %
1994 0.7 0.00 %
1991 0.7 0.00 %
1986 0.7 0.00 %
1979 0.7