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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 20%'s share in national income or consumption 7.81% 2011 5th out of 10
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 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