Switzerland: Poverty at 1.90 USD per day

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 Switzerland

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

 Latest value 0.00
 Year 2018
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1982 - 2018
 Average 0.08
 Min - Max 0.00 - 0.70
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Switzerland from 1982 to 2018. The average value for Switzerland during that period was 0.08 percent with a minimum of 0 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 0.7 percent in 1982. The latest value from 2018 is 0 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 88 countries is 5.41 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Switzerland - Poverty at 1.90 USD per day - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Switzerland - Poverty at 1.90 USD per day - historical chart - 1982-2018




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 33.10 2018 index points
 Poverty ratio 14.70 2020 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 0.00 2018 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 0.20 2018 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 25.80 2018 percent
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