Poverty ratio, percent living on less than 5.50 USD a day
The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Tajikistan from 1999 to 2015. The average value for Tajikistan during that period was 84.9 percent with a minimum of 66.4 percent in 2015 and a maximum of 99.2 percent in 1999.
The latest value from 2015 is 66.4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 84
countries is 27.61 percent.
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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.