Palestine: Poverty at 1.90 USD per day

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 Palestine

Poverty ratio, percent living on less than 1.90 USD a day

 Latest value 0.50
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2004 - 2016
 Average 0.44
 Min - Max 0.00 - 1.40
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Palestine from 2004 to 2016. The average value for Palestine during that period was 0.44 percent with a minimum of 0 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 1.4 percent in 2007. The latest value from 2016 is 0.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 81 countries is 4.82 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 $1.90 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $1.90 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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gini inequality index 33.70 2016 index points
 Poverty ratio 29.20 2016 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 0.50 2016 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 20.50 2016 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 25.20 2016 percent
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