For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Micronesia from 2005 to 2013. The average value for Micronesia during that period was 35.55 percent with a minimum of 29.9 percent in 2005 and a maximum of 41.2 percent in 2013.
The latest value from 2013 is 41.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 49
countries is 22.41 percent.
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Definition: National poverty headcount ratio is the percentage of the population living below the national poverty lines. National estimates are based on population-weighted subgroup estimates from household surveys.