Burkina Faso: Poverty at 1.90 USD per day

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 Burkina Faso

Poverty ratio, percent living on less than 1.90 USD a day

 Latest value 31.20
 Year 2018
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1994 - 2018
 Average 56.68
 Min - Max 31.20 - 82.10
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Burkina Faso from 1994 to 2018. The average value for Burkina Faso during that period was 56.68 percent with a minimum of 31.2 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 82.1 percent in 1994. The latest value from 2018 is 31.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 88 countries is 5.41 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 $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.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gini inequality index 43.00 2018 index points
 Poverty ratio 41.40 2018 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 31.20 2018 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 87.20 2018 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 35.30 2018 percent
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