Armenia Poverty Rate 1999-2020

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.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2018 was 50.40%, a 0.4% increase from 2017.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2017 was 50.00%, a 6.5% increase from 2016.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2016 was 43.50%, a 4.8% decline from 2015.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2015 was 48.30%, a 4% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 50.40%
Colombia 27.80%
Ecuador 24.20%
Mexico 23.00%
Peru 22.10%
Brazil 19.90%
Paraguay 17.00%
Dominican Republic 13.80%
Costa Rica 10.90%
Turkey 9.20%
Thailand 8.60%
Russia 2.30%
Belarus 0.40%
Armenia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 50.40% 0.40%
2017 50.00% 6.50%
2016 43.50% -4.80%
2015 48.30% -4.00%
2014 52.30% -2.30%
2013 54.60% -1.90%
2012 56.50% -4.30%
2011 60.80% -2.60%
2010 63.40% 1.30%
2009 62.10% 8.50%
2008 53.60% -3.50%
2007 57.10% -6.90%
2006 64.00% -4.70%
2005 68.70% -5.70%
2004 74.40% -8.60%
2003 83.00% -0.50%
2002 83.50% -0.90%
2001 84.40% 1.20%
1999 83.20% 1.20%