Mozambique: Poverty ratio

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 Mozambique

Poverty, percent of population

 Latest value 46.10
 Year 2014
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2002 - 2014
 Average 51.63
 Min - Max 46.10 - 54.70
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Mozambique from 2002 to 2014. The average value for Mozambique during that period was 51.63 percent with a minimum of 46.1 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 54.7 percent in 2008. The latest value from 2014 is 46.1 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 50 countries is 24.23 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.

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