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Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Poverty and inequality Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Causes of poverty > Education 31.5% 2008 5th out of 12
Causes of poverty > Health 19.3% 2008 11th out of 12
Causes of poverty > Living Standards 49.2% 2008 4th out of 12
Inequality adjusted income index 0.222 2012 123th out of 132
Multidimensional poverty index 0.439 2008 1st out of 12
Poorest's share in national income or consumption 7.81% 2011 5th out of 10
Population below $1 (PPP) per day $51.71% 2011 3rd out of 10
Population below national poverty line > Rural 78.5% 2003 1st out of 24
Population below national poverty line > Total 66.4% 2003 4th out of 32
Population below national poverty line > Urban 47% 2003 5th out of 25
Population in multidimensional poverty > Proportion 77% 2008 1st out of 12
Population in severe poverty 53.2% 2008 1st out of 12
Population vulnerable to poverty > Proportion 13.1% 2008 9th out of 12
Richest 10% to poorest 10% ratio 87.2 1989 1st out of 1
Richest quintile to poorest quintile ratio 57.6 1989 1st out of 1

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Sierra Leone Economy > Poverty and inequality Profiles (Subcategories)

Causes of poverty 3 Population below national poverty line 3