Saint Lucia: Poverty at 1.90 USD per day

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 Saint Lucia

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

 Latest value 5.10
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1995 - 2016
 Average 21.60
 Min - Max 5.10 - 38.10
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Saint Lucia from 1995 to 2016. The average value for Saint Lucia during that period was 21.6 percent with a minimum of 5.1 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 38.1 percent in 1995. The latest value from 2016 is 5.1 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 51.20 2016 index points
 Poverty ratio 25.00 2016 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 5.10 2016 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 25.30 2016 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 38.60 2016 percent
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