Belarus Poverty Rate 1998-2020

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.
  • Belarus poverty rate for 2018 was 0.40%, a 0.4% decline from 2017.
  • Belarus poverty rate for 2017 was 0.80%, a 0.1% increase from 2016.
  • Belarus poverty rate for 2016 was 0.70%, a 0.2% decline from 2015.
  • Belarus poverty rate for 2015 was 0.90%, a 0.5% increase 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%
Belarus Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 0.40% -0.40%
2017 0.80% 0.10%
2016 0.70% -0.20%
2015 0.90% 0.50%
2014 0.40% -0.30%
2013 0.70% -0.40%
2012 1.10% -1.40%
2011 2.50% -0.90%
2010 3.40% -1.60%
2009 5.00% -0.30%
2008 5.30% -1.90%
2007 7.20% -4.10%
2006 11.30% -5.30%
2005 16.60% -10.20%
2004 26.80% -11.50%
2003 38.30% -3.70%
2002 42.00% -7.00%
2001 49.00% -16.20%
2000 65.20% -6.20%
1999 71.40% -4.40%
1998 75.80% -4.40%