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Economy > Poverty and inequality > Population below $1 (PPP) per day: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of population that lives on less than the equivalent of 1 USD per day.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Democratic Republic of the Congo $87.72% 2006
2 Liberia $83.76% 2007
3 Burundi $81.32% 2006
4 Madagascar $81.29% 2010
5 Zambia $74.45% 2010
6 Tanzania $67.87% 2007
7 Rwanda $63.17% 2011
8 Central African Republic $62.83% 2008
9 Chad $61.94% 2003
10 Haiti $61.71% 2001
11 Malawi $61.64% 2010
12 Mozambique $59.58% 2008
13 Nigeria $54.37% 2011
14 Sierra Leone $51.71% 2011
15 Mali $50.43% 2010
16 Guinea-Bissau $48.90% 2002
17 Benin $47.33% 2003
18 Comoros $46.11% 2004
19 Burkina Faso $44.60% 2009
20 Niger $43.62% 2008
21 Lesotho $43.41% 2003
=22 Kenya $43.37% 2005
=22 Angola $43.37% 2009
24 Guinea $43.34% 2007
25 Bangladesh $43.25% 2010
26 Swaziland $40.63% 2010
27 Uganda $38.01% 2009
28 Papua New Guinea $35.79% 1996
29 Laos $33.88% 2008
30 Gambia $33.63% 2003
31 India $32.68% 2010
32 Namibia $31.91% 2004
33 Botswana $31.23% 1994
34 Federated States of Micronesia $31.15% 2000
35 Ethiopia $30.65% 2011
36 Senegal $29.61% 2011
37 Ghana $28.59% 2006
38 Togo $28.22% 2011
39 Sao Tome and Principe $28.18% 2001
=40 Turkmenistan $24.82% 1998
=40 Nepal $24.82% 2010
42 Cote d'Ivoire $23.75% 2008
43 Mauritania $23.43% 2008
44 Pakistan $21.04% 2008
45 Cape Verde $21.02% 2002
46 Saint Lucia $20.93% 1995
47 Djibouti $18.84% 2002
48 Cambodia $18.60% 2009
49 Philippines $18.42% 2009
50 Indonesia $18.06% 2010
51 Georgia $17.99% 2010
52 Honduras $17.92% 2009
53 Yemen $17.53% 2005
54 Vietnam $16.85% 2008
55 Bolivia $15.61% 2008
56 Suriname $15.54% 1999
57 South Africa $13.77% 2009
58 Guatemala $13.53% 2006
59 Belize $12.21% 1999
60 Nicaragua $11.91% 2005
61 China $11.80% 2009
62 Bhutan $10.22% 2007
63 Cameroon $9.56% 2007
64 El Salvador $8.97% 2009
65 Guyana $8.70% 1998
66 Colombia $8.16% 2010
67 Paraguay $7.16% 2010
68 Algeria $6.79% 1995
69 Venezuela $6.63% 2006
=70 Tajikistan $6.56% 2009
=70 Panama $6.56% 2010
72 Brazil $6.14% 2009
73 Fiji $5.88% 2009
74 Kyrgyzstan $5.03% 2011
75 Peru $4.91% 2010
76 Gabon $4.84% 2005
77 Ecuador $4.61% 2010
78 Trinidad and Tobago $4.16% 1992
79 Sri Lanka $4.11% 2010
80 Costa Rica $3.12% 2009
81 Iraq $2.82% 2007
82 Morocco $2.52% 2007
83 Armenia $2.47% 2010
84 Dominican Republic $2.24% 2010
85 Syria $1.71% 2004
86 Egypt $1.69% 2008
87 Maldives $1.48% 2004
88 Iran $1.45% 2005
89 Chile $1.35% 2009
90 Turkey $1.34% 2010
91 Tunisia $1.06% 2010
92 Argentina $0.92% 2010
93 Mexico $0.72% 2010
94 Albania $0.62% 2008
95 Republic of Macedonia $0.60% 2010
96 Estonia $0.46% 2004
97 Azerbaijan $0.43% 2008
98 Romania $0.40% 2011
99 Moldova $0.39% 2010
100 Thailand $0.38% 2010
101 Seychelles $0.25% 2007
=102 Serbia $0.21% 2010
=102 Jamaica $0.21% 2004
104 Uruguay $0.20% 2010
105 Latvia $0.19% 2009
106 Hungary $0.17% 2007
107 Lithuania $0.16% 2008
108 Czech Republic $0.13% 1996
109 Jordan $0.12% 2010
110 Kazakhstan $0.11% 2009
=111 Belarus $0.07% 2011
=111 Poland $0.07% 2011
=113 Slovakia $0.06% 2009
=113 Slovenia $0.06% 2004
=113 Croatia $0.06% 2008
=116 Palestine $0.04% 2009
=116 Bosnia and Herzegovina $0.04% 2007
118 Ukraine $0.02% 2010
=119 Montenegro 0.0 2010
=119 Malaysia 0.0 2009
=119 Russia 0.0 2009
=119 Bulgaria 0.0 2007

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"All countries compared for Economy > Poverty and inequality > Population below $1 (PPP) per day", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Poverty-and-inequality/Population-below-$1-(PPP)-per-day

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