Montenegro: Poverty at 5.50 USD per day

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 Montenegro

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

 Latest value 18.50
 Year 2018
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2012 - 2018
 Average 20.93
 Min - Max 17.20 - 26.30
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Montenegro from 2012 to 2018. The average value for Montenegro during that period was 20.93 percent with a minimum of 17.2 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 26.3 percent in 2012. The latest value from 2018 is 18.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 88 countries is 27.11 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.

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