Mozambique: Poverty at 5.50 USD per day

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

 Latest value 96.10
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1996 - 2019
 Average 96.28
 Min - Max 93.60 - 97.50
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Mozambique from 1996 to 2019. The average value for Mozambique during that period was 96.28 percent with a minimum of 93.6 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 97.5 percent in 2002. The latest value from 2019 is 96.1 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 75 countries is 21.36 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 $6.85 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $6.85 a day at 2017 international prices.

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