Bhutan: Poverty at 5.50 USD per day

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 Bhutan

Poverty ratio, percent living on less than 5.50 USD a day

 Latest value 8.40
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2003 - 2022
 Average 45.68
 Min - Max 8.40 - 73.30
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 2003 to 2022. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 45.68 percent with a minimum of 8.4 percent in 2022 and a maximum of 73.3 percent in 2003. The latest value from 2022 is 8.4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 24 countries is 34.08 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Poverty headcount ratio at $6.85 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $6.85 a day at 2017 international prices.

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