Gabon: Poverty at 5.50 USD per day

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 Gabon

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

 Latest value 31.20
 Year 2017
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2005 - 2017
 Average 43.15
 Min - Max 31.20 - 55.10
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Gabon from 2005 to 2017. The average value for Gabon during that period was 43.15 percent with a minimum of 31.2 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 55.1 percent in 2005. The latest value from 2017 is 31.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 75 countries is 19.89 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 $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 38.00 2017 index points
 Poverty ratio 33.40 2017 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 2.50 2017 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 31.20 2017 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 27.70 2017 percent
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