Ethiopia: Poverty at 1.90 USD per day

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 Ethiopia

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

 Latest value 27.00
 Year 2015
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1995 - 2015
 Average 43.92
 Min - Max 27.00 - 69.20
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Ethiopia from 1995 to 2015. The average value for Ethiopia during that period was 43.92 percent with a minimum of 27 percent in 2015 and a maximum of 69.2 percent in 1995. The latest value from 2015 is 27 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 84 countries is 5.74 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 35.00 2015 index points
 Poverty ratio 23.50 2015 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 27.00 2015 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 90.90 2015 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 28.50 2015 percent
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