Chile: Poverty ratio

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Poverty, percent of population

 Latest value 10.80
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1987 - 2020
 Average 25.50
 Min - Max 8.60 - 45.10
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Chile from 1987 to 2020. The average value for Chile during that period was 25.5 percent with a minimum of 8.6 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 45.1 percent in 1987. The latest value from 2020 is 10.8 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 61 countries is 19.51 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Chile - Poverty ratio - Recent values chart

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Chile - Poverty ratio - historical chart - 1987-2020

Definition: National poverty headcount ratio is the percentage of the population living below the national poverty line(s). National estimates are based on population-weighted subgroup estimates from household surveys. For economies for which the data are from EU-SILC, the reported year is the income reference year, which is the year before the survey year.

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