Albania Poverty Rate 1996-2020

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.
  • Albania poverty rate for 2017 was 38.00%, a 0.8% decline from 2016.
  • Albania poverty rate for 2016 was 38.80%, a 0.5% increase from 2015.
  • Albania poverty rate for 2015 was 38.30%, a 2% decline from 2014.
  • Albania poverty rate for 2014 was 40.30%, a 1.2% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 50.00%
Albania 38.00%
Gabon 32.20%
Colombia 27.60%
Peru 23.90%
Ecuador 23.20%
Brazil 20.40%
Serbia 20.30%
Paraguay 18.60%
North Macedonia 18.20%
Dominican Republic 15.90%
Romania 15.60%
Mauritius 12.10%
Iran 10.90%
Costa Rica 9.70%
Turkey 9.20%
Kazakhstan 8.60%
Thailand 7.80%
Bulgaria 7.50%
Russia 2.50%
Belarus 0.80%
Albania Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 38.00% -0.80%
2016 38.80% 0.50%
2015 38.30% -2.00%
2014 40.30% 1.20%
2012 39.10% 3.30%
2008 35.80% -6.80%
2005 42.60% -11.50%
2002 54.10% 2.60%
1996 51.50% 2.60%