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The poverty rate of $3.20 a day in the World

26.2 % in 2015

The poverty rate of $3.20 a day of World fell gradually from 56.9 % in 1981 to 26.2 % in 2015.

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Date Value Change, %
2015 26.20 -9.03 %
2013 28.80 -7.99 %
2012 31.30 -4.57 %
2011 32.80 -6.82 %
2010 35.20 -8.09 %
2008 38.30 -9.24 %
2005 42.20 -10.40 %
2002 47.10 -6.92 %
1999 50.60 -2.13 %
1996 51.70 -5.31 %
1993 54.60 -1.09 %
1990 55.20
Number of Poor 1,929.3 millions in 2015 WB
Poverty Gap 9.2 % in 2015 WB
$5.50 a day 46 % in 2015 WB
$1.90 a day 9.9 % in 2015 WB
Country (%)
Democratic Republic of the Congo 91 in 2012 WB
Madagascar 91 in 2012 WB
Malawi 89.4 in 2016 WB
Burundi 89.3 in 2013 WB
Uzbekistan 86.4 in 2003 WB
Guinea Bissau 84.5 in 2010 WB
Central African Republic 83.1 in 2008 WB
Mozambique 81.5 in 2014 WB
Sierra Leone 81.3 in 2011 WB
Rwanda 79.7 in 2016 WB
Mali 79.3 in 2009 WB
United Republic of Tanzania 79 in 2011 WB
Lesotho 78.1 in 2010 WB
Turkmenistan 77.8 in 1998 WB
Nigeria 77.6 in 2009 WB
Niger 76.9 in 2014 WB
Burkina Faso 76.4 in 2014 WB
Benin 76.2 in 2015 WB
Zambia 74.3 in 2015 WB
Timor-Leste 73.3 in 2014 WB
Togo 73.2 in 2015 WB
Liberia 72.6 in 2016 WB
Guinea 70.3 in 2012 WB
Sao Tome and Principe 70.1 in 2010 WB
Uganda 69.9 in 2016 WB
Senegal 67.5 in 2011 WB
Chad 66.5 in 2011 WB
Kenya 66.2 in 2015 WB
Papua New Guinea 65.6 in 2009 WB
South Sudan 64.8 in 2009 WB
Eswatini 64.4 in 2009 WB
Ethiopia 62.2 in 2015 WB
Congo 61.3 in 2011 WB
India 60.4 in 2011 WB
Solomon Islands 58.8 in 2013 WB
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 58.7 in 2012 WB
Côte d'Ivoire 57.4 in 2015 WB
Angola 55.7 in 2008 WB
Bangladesh 52.9 in 2016 WB
Yemen 52.2 in 2014 WB
Haiti 50.8 in 2012 WB
Nepal 50.8 in 2010 WB
Zimbabwe 47.2 in 2011 WB
Cameroon 44.7 in 2014 WB
Suriname 42.8 in 1999 WB
Sudan 40.5 in 2009 WB
Djibouti 40.2 in 2017 WB
Vanuatu 39.2 in 2010 WB
Micronesia (Federated States of) 38.7 in 2013 WB
Botswana 38.5 in 2015 WB
Gambia 37.8 in 2015 WB
South Africa 37.6 in 2014 WB
Comoros 37.5 in 2013 WB
Pakistan 34.7 in 2015 WB
Kiribati 34.6 in 2006 WB
Philippines 32.6 in 2015 WB
Honduras 31.6 in 2017 WB
Ghana 30.5 in 2016 WB
Namibia 29.6 in 2015 WB
Guyana 29.5 in 1998 WB
Myanmar 29.5 in 2015 WB
Belize 28.1 in 1999 WB
Indonesia 27.3 in 2017 WB
Cabo Verde 26.5 in 2007 WB
Maldives 24.4 in 2009 WB
Guatemala 24.2 in 2014 WB
Mauritania 24.1 in 2014 WB
Tajikistan 20.3 in 2015 WB
Kyrgyzstan 19.6 in 2017 WB
Iraq 17.9 in 2012 WB
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 17.8 in 2006 WB
Tuvalu 17.6 in 2010 WB
Georgia 16.3 in 2017 WB
Egypt 16.1 in 2015 WB
Syrian Arab Republic 15.3 in 2004 WB
Fiji 14.1 in 2013 WB
Romania 13.2 in 2015 WB
Trinidad and Tobago 13.1 in 1992 WB
Nicaragua 12.8 in 2014 WB
Armenia 12.3 in 2017 WB
Bhutan 12 in 2017 WB
Bolivia 11.8 in 2017 WB
Gabon 11.2 in 2017 WB
Mexico 11.2 in 2016 WB
Colombia 10.8 in 2017 WB
Saint Lucia 10.6 in 2016 WB
Sri Lanka 10.1 in 2016 WB
Peru 9.8 in 2017 WB
North Macedonia 9.7 in 2015 WB
Brazil 9.6 in 2017 WB
Samoa 9.6 in 2013 WB
Jamaica 9.1 in 2004 WB
Ecuador 8.7 in 2017 WB
El Salvador 8.5 in 2017 WB
Viet Nam 8.4 in 2016 WB
Albania 7.7 in 2012 WB
Morocco 7.7 in 2013 WB
Tonga 7.5 in 2015 WB
China 7 in 2015 WB
Mongolia 6.9 in 2016 WB
Panama 6.3 in 2017 WB
Dominican Republic 5.9 in 2016 WB
Paraguay 5.6 in 2017 WB
Palestine 5 in 2016 WB
Algeria 3.9 in 2011 WB
Bulgaria 3.7 in 2014 WB
Mauritius 3.2 in 2012 WB
Tunisia 3.2 in 2015 WB
Costa Rica 2.7 in 2017 WB
Greece 2.7 in 2015 WB
Iran 2.5 in 2016 WB
Italy 2.5 in 2015 WB
Seychelles 2.5 in 2013 WB
Jordan 2.1 in 2010 WB
Argentina 2 in 2017 WB
Chile 1.8 in 2017 WB
Turkey 1.8 in 2016 WB
Latvia 1.5 in 2015 WB
Lithuania 1.5 in 2015 WB
Spain 1.5 in 2015 WB
United States of America 1.5 in 2016 WB
Croatia 1.2 in 2015 WB
Portugal 1.2 in 2015 WB
Republic of Moldova 1.1 in 2017 WB
Serbia 1.1 in 2015 WB
Australia 1 in 2014 WB
Estonia 1 in 2015 WB
Hungary 1 in 2015 WB
Slovakia 1 in 2015 WB
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.8 in 2011 WB
Montenegro 0.8 in 2014 WB
Austria 0.7 in 2015 WB
Israel 0.7 in 2016 WB
Sweden 0.7 in 2015 WB
Canada 0.5 in 2013 WB
Ireland 0.5 in 2015 WB
Japan 0.5 in 2008 WB
Luxembourg 0.5 in 2015 WB
Republic of Korea 0.5 in 2012 WB
Thailand 0.5 in 2017 WB
Ukraine 0.5 in 2016 WB
Kazakhstan 0.4 in 2017 WB
Uruguay 0.4 in 2017 WB
Russian Federation 0.3 in 2015 WB
Belgium 0.2 in 2015 WB
Denmark 0.2 in 2015 WB
France 0.2 in 2015 WB
Malaysia 0.2 in 2015 WB
Malta 0.2 in 2015 WB
Netherlands 0.2 in 2015 WB
Norway 0.2 in 2015 WB
United Kingdom 0.2 in 2015 WB
Lebanon 0.1 in 2011 WB
Poland 0.1 in 2016 WB
Azerbaijan 0 in 2005 WB
Belarus 0 in 2017 WB
Cyprus 0 in 2015 WB
Czech Republic 0 in 2015 WB
Finland 0 in 2015 WB
Germany 0 in 2015 WB
Iceland 0 in 2014 WB
Slovenia 0 in 2015 WB
Switzerland 0 in 2015 WB

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