Brazil: Poverty ratio, percent living on less than 1.90 USD a day
, 1981 - 2019:
For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1981 to 2019. The average value for Brazil during that period was 12.17 percent with a minimum of 2.7 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 27.4 percent in 1983.
The latest value from 2019 is 4.6 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 22
countries is 4.01 percent.
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Definition: Poverty headcount ratio at $1.90 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $1.90 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.