Poverty headcount ratio at rural poverty line as a share of rural population


Togo is the top country by rural poverty rate in the world. As of 2015, rural poverty rate in Togo was 68.7 %. The top 5 countries also includes Côte d'Ivoire, Colombia, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan.

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What is rural poverty rate?

Rural poverty rate is the percentage of the rural population living below the national rural poverty line.