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Economy > Poverty > Headcount ratio at rural poverty line > % of rural population: Countries Compared

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

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 BoliviaBolivia 81.7% 1999
2 Sierra LeoneSierra Leone 79% 2004
3 ColombiaColombia 79% 1999
4 ZambiaZambia 78% 2004
5 MadagascarMadagascar 76.7% 1999
6 MaliMali 75.9% 1998
7 GuatemalaGuatemala 74.5% 2000
8 PeruPeru 72.1% 2004
9 MozambiqueMozambique 71.3% 1997
10 HondurasHonduras 70.4% 2004
11 EcuadorEcuador 69% 1998
12 NicaraguaNicaragua 68.5% 1998
13 MoldovaMoldova 67.16% 2002
14 ChadChad 67% 1996
15 MalawiMalawi 66.5% 1998
16 NigerNiger 66% 1993
17 HaitiHaiti 66% 1995
18 RwandaRwanda 65.7% 2000
19 PanamaPanama 64.9% 1997
20 MauritaniaMauritania 61.2% 2000
21 The GambiaThe Gambia 61% 1998
22 Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. 55.7% 2004
23 KenyaKenya 53% 1997
24 BangladeshBangladesh 53% 2000
25 GeorgiaGeorgia 52.7% 2003
26 Burkina FasoBurkina Faso 52.4% 2003
27 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 51% 2001
28 PhilippinesPhilippines 50.7% 1997
29 GhanaGhana 49.9% 1999
30 CameroonCameroon 49.9% 2001
31 El SalvadorEl Salvador 49.8% 2002
32 ArmeniaArmenia 48.7% 2001
33 ZimbabweZimbabwe 48% 1996
34 YemenYemen 45% 1998
35 EthiopiaEthiopia 45% 2000
36 MongoliaMongolia 43.4% 2002
37 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 42% 2001
38 UgandaUganda 41.7% 2003
39 Papua New GuineaPapua NG 41.3% 1996
40 BrazilBrazil 41% 2003
41 LaosLaos 40.97% 1998
42 SenegalSenegal 40.44% 1992
43 KazakhstanKazakhstan 39% 1996
44 TanzaniaTanzania 38.7% 2001
45 CambodiaCambodia 38% 2004
46 NigeriaNigeria 36.4% 1993
47 BurundiBurundi 36% 1990
48 PakistanPakistan 35.9% 1999
49 VietnamVietnam 35.6% 2002
50 NepalNepal 34.6% 2004
51 TurkeyTurkey 34.48% 2002
52 IndonesiaIndonesia 34.4% 1999
53 BeninBenin 33% 1999
54 UzbekistanUzbekistan 30.5% 2000
55 AlgeriaAlgeria 30.3% 1995
56 IndiaIndia 30.2% 2000
57 AlbaniaAlbania 29.6% 2002
58 ParaguayParaguay 28.5% 1991
59 UkraineUkraine 28.4% 2003
60 RomaniaRomania 27.9% 1994
61 MexicoMexico 27.9% 2004
62 MoroccoMorocco 27.2% 1999
63 Sri LankaSri Lanka 27% 1996
64 Costa RicaCosta Rica 25.5% 1992
65 JamaicaJamaica 25.1% 2000
66 EgyptEgypt 23.3% 1996
67 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ 20% 1992
68 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ 19.9% 2002
69 JordanJordan 18.7% 2002
70 EstoniaEstonia 14.7% 1995
71 TunisiaTunisia 13.9% 1995
72 ChinaChina 4.6% 1998

Citation

"All countries compared for Economy > Poverty > Headcount ratio at rural poverty line > % of rural population", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Poverty/Headcount-ratio-at-rural-poverty-line/%-of-rural-population

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