Bolivia Poverty Rate 1992-2021

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.
  • Bolivia poverty rate for 2018 was 22.80%, a 1.8% decline from 2017.
  • Bolivia poverty rate for 2017 was 24.60%, a 0.3% decline from 2016.
  • Bolivia poverty rate for 2016 was 24.90%, a 0.5% decline from 2015.
  • Bolivia poverty rate for 2015 was 25.40%, a 0.6% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Nigeria 92.00%
Angola 89.30%
Kyrgyz Republic 54.80%
Indonesia 53.20%
Honduras 50.90%
Georgia 42.50%
Mongolia 27.60%
El Salvador 26.20%
Vietnam 23.10%
Bolivia 22.80%
Moldova 12.80%
Ukraine 3.40%
Bolivia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 22.80% -1.80%
2017 24.60% -0.30%
2016 24.90% -0.50%
2015 25.40% 0.60%
2014 24.80% -1.00%
2013 25.80% -2.20%
2012 28.00% 0.10%
2011 27.90% -6.70%
2009 34.60% -4.40%
2008 39.00% -7.30%
2007 46.30% -1.60%
2006 47.90% -4.00%
2005 51.90% -0.90%
2004 52.80% -6.40%
2002 59.20% 1.90%
2001 57.30% -4.70%
2000 62.00% 7.30%
1999 54.70% 2.30%
1997 52.40% -12.50%
1992 64.90% -12.50%