Zimbabwe: Poverty ratio, percent living on less than 5.50 USD a day
For that indicator, we provide data for Zimbabwe from 2011 to 2017. The average value for Zimbabwe during that period was 77.65 percent with a minimum of 74 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 81.3 percent in 2017.
The latest value from 2017 is 81.3 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 66
countries is 19.38 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.