Bolivia: Poverty at 5.50 USD per day

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

 Latest value 15.20
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1997 - 2021
 Average 32.56
 Min - Max 15.20 - 55.80
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Bolivia from 1997 to 2021. The average value for Bolivia during that period was 32.56 percent with a minimum of 15.2 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 55.8 percent in 2000. The latest value from 2021 is 15.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 22 countries is 35.75 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Bolivia - Poverty at 5.50 USD per day - Recent values chart

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Bolivia - Poverty at 5.50 USD per day - historical chart - 1997-2021

Definition: Poverty headcount ratio at $5.50 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $5.50 a day at 2011 international prices. As a result of revisions in PPP exchange rates, poverty rates for individual countries cannot be compared with poverty rates reported in earlier editions.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gini inequality index 40.90 2021 index points
 Poverty ratio 36.40 2021 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 2.00 2021 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 15.20 2021 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 30.30 2021 percent
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