Bhutan - Poverty headcount ratio at national poverty line

8.2 (%) in 2017

In 2017, poverty rate at national poverty line for Bhutan was 8.2 %. Between 2007 and 2017, poverty rate at national poverty line of Bhutan was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 23.2 % in 2007 to 8.2 % in 2017.

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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.