Guinea-Bissau: Poverty at 1.90 USD per day

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

 Latest value 26.00
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2021
 Average 42.08
 Min - Max 21.70 - 66.70
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Guinea-Bissau from 1991 to 2021. The average value for Guinea-Bissau during that period was 42.08 percent with a minimum of 21.7 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 66.7 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2021 is 26 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 68 countries is 5.54 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 $2.15 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $2.15 a day at 2017 purchasing power adjusted 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.

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 Gini inequality index 33.40 2021 index points
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 Top 10 percent income share 26.10 2021 percent
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