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People > Poverty headcount ratio at urban poverty line > % of urban population: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Poverty headcount ratio at urban poverty line (% of urban population). Urban poverty rate is the percentage of the urban population living below the national urban poverty line.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Sao Tome and Principe 63.8% 2009
2 Eritrea 62% 1993
3 Democratic Republic of the Congo 61.5% 2005
4 Azerbaijan 55.7% 2001
5 Liberia 55.1% 2007
6 Honduras 54.3% 2010
7 Madagascar 51.1% 2010
8 Guinea-Bissau 51% 2010
=9 Central African Republic 49.6% 2008
=9 Mozambique 49.6% 2009
11 Tajikistan 49.4% 2007
12 Zimbabwe 46.5% 2011
13 Mexico 45.5% 2012
14 East Timor 45.2% 2007
15 Haiti 45% 2001
16 Bolivia 43.3% 2009
17 Lesotho 41.5% 2003
18 Dominican Republic 36.8% 2012
19 Niger 36.7% 2007
20 Armenia 36% 2010
=21 Guinea 35.4% 2012
=21 Kyrgyzstan 35.4% 2012
23 Guatemala 35% 2011
24 Togo 34.6% 2011
25 Comoros 34.5% 2004
26 Nigeria 34.1% 2010
27 Burundi 34% 2006
28 Kenya 33.7% 2005
29 Senegal 33.1% 2011
30 The Gambia 32.7% 2010
31 Equatorial Guinea 31.5% 2006
32 Benin 31.4% 2011
33 Sierra Leone 31.2% 2011
34 Swaziland 31.1% 2009
35 El Salvador 29.9% 2012
36 Gabon 29.8% 2005
37 Cote d'Ivoire 29.4% 2008
38 Papua New Guinea 29.3% 2009
39 Afghanistan 29% 2008
40 Colombia 28.4% 2012
41 Zambia 27.5% 2010
42 Nicaragua 26.8% 2009
43 Kosovo 26.7% 2011
44 Sudan 26.5% 2009
45 Fiji 26.2% 2009
46 Ethiopia 25.7% 2011
47 Burkina Faso 25.2% 2009
48 South Sudan 24.4% 2009
49 Paraguay 23.9% 2011
50 Mongolia 23.2% 2012
51 Rwanda 22.1% 2011
52 Bangladesh 21.28% 2010
53 Chad 20.9% 2011
54 Mauritania 20.8% 2008
55 Yemen 20.7% 2005
56 Botswana 19.4% 2003
57 Mali 18.9% 2010
58 Angola 18.7% 2008
59 Georgia 18.4% 2009
60 Republic of Macedonia 17.7% 2006
61 Costa Rica 17.6% 2012
62 Laos 17.4% 2008
63 Malawi 17.3% 2010
64 Peru 16.6% 2012
=65 Ecuador 16.1% 2012
=65 Iraq 16.1% 2007
=67 Tanzania 15.5% 2012
=67 Nepal 15.5% 2010
=69 Panama 15.3% 2011
=69 Egypt 15.3% 2011
71 Chile 15% 2011
72 Namibia 14.6% 2009
73 India 13.7% 2012
74 Cape Verde 13.2% 2007
75 Pakistan 13.1% 2006
76 Cameroon 12.2% 2007
77 Jordan 12% 2006
78 Ghana 10.8% 2006
79 Jamaica 10.6% 2002
80 Moldova 10.4% 2010
81 Albania 10.1% 2008
82 Uganda 9.1% 2009
83 Thailand 9% 2011
=84 Turkey 8.9% 2009
=84 Uruguay 8.9% 2012
86 Indonesia 8.8% 2012
87 Bosnia and Herzegovina 8.2% 2007
88 Russia 7.4% 2006
89 Romania 6.8% 2006
90 Vietnam 6% 2010
91 Serbia 5.7% 2010
92 Argentina 5.4% 2012
93 Sri Lanka 5.3% 2010
94 Morocco 4.8% 2007
95 Montenegro 4.4% 2011
=96 China 2% 1998
=96 Ukraine 2% 2008
98 Bhutan 1.8% 2012
99 Malaysia 1% 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Poverty headcount ratio at urban poverty line > % of urban population. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, Global Poverty Working Group. Data are based on World Bank's country poverty assessments and country Poverty Reduction Strategies. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Poverty-headcount-ratio-at-urban-poverty-line/%-of-urban-population

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