For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 2019 to 2021. The average value for Germany during that period was 15.6 percent with a minimum of 14.7 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 16.1 percent in 2019.
The latest value from 2021 is 14.7 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 49
countries is 20.60 percent.
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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.