Rwanda: Poverty at 1.90 USD per day

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 Rwanda

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

 Latest value 52.00
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2016
 Average 61.24
 Min - Max 52.00 - 75.20
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Rwanda from 2000 to 2016. The average value for Rwanda during that period was 61.24 percent with a minimum of 52 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 75.2 percent in 2000. The latest value from 2016 is 52 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 43.70 2016 index points
 Poverty ratio 38.20 2016 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 52.00 2016 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 92.20 2016 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 35.60 2016 percent
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