Sudan: 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 86.20
 Year 2014
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2009 - 2014
 Average 84.50
 Min - Max 82.80 - 86.20
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Sudan from 2009 to 2014. The average value for Sudan during that period was 84.5 percent with a minimum of 82.8 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 86.2 percent in 2014. The latest value from 2014 is 86.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 81 countries is 24.61 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 $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.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gini inequality index 34.20 2014 index points
 Poverty ratio 46.50 2009 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 15.30 2014 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 86.20 2014 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 27.80 2014 percent
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