Mozambique: Poverty ratio, percent living on less than 5.50 USD a day
For that indicator, we provide data for Mozambique from 1996 to 2014. The average value for Mozambique during that period was 95.38 percent with a minimum of 92 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 96.8 percent in 2002.
The latest value from 2014 is 92 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 78
countries is 22.84 percent.
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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.