Guinea-Bissau: Poverty at 1.90 USD per day

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 Guinea-Bissau

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

 Latest value 21.7
 Year 2018
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2018
 Average 45.3
 Min - Max 21.7 - 66.7
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Guinea-Bissau from 1991 to 2018. The average value for Guinea-Bissau during that period was 45.3 percent with a minimum of 21.7 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 66.7 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2018 is 21.7 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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Guinea-Bissau - Poverty at 1.90 USD per day - recent values




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 34.80 2018 index points
 Poverty ratio 47.70 2018 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 21.70 2018 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 87.20 2018 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 27.60 2018 percent
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