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Nicaragua

Nicaragua Poverty and inequality Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Causes of poverty > Education 27.9% 2007 8th out of 13
Causes of poverty > Health 13.6% 2007 13th out of 13
Causes of poverty > Living Standards 58.5% 2007 1st out of 13
Inequality adjusted income index 0.317 2012 102nd out of 132
Multidimensional poverty index 0.128 2007 8th out of 13
Poorest 20%'s share in national income or consumption 6.22% 2005 20th out of 46
Poorest's share in national income or consumption 6.22% 2005 20th out of 46
Population below $1 (PPP) per day $11.91% 2005 20th out of 46
Population below national poverty line > Rural 63.3% 2009 4th out of 27
Population below national poverty line > Total 42.5% 2009 9th out of 37
Population below national poverty line > Urban 26.8% 2009 8th out of 28
Population in multidimensional poverty > Proportion 28% 2007 8th out of 13
Population in severe poverty 11.2% 2007 7th out of 13
Population vulnerable to poverty > Proportion 17.4% 2007 4th out of 13
Richest quintile to poorest quintile ratio 8.8 2001 5th out of 9

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Nicaragua Economy > Poverty and inequality Profiles (Subcategories)

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