Bolivia Poverty Rate 1990-2020

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.
  • Bolivia poverty rate for 2017 was 24.70%, a 0.3% decline from 2016.
  • Bolivia poverty rate for 2016 was 25.00%, a 0.6% decline from 2015.
  • Bolivia poverty rate for 2015 was 25.60%, a 0.7% increase from 2014.
  • Bolivia poverty rate for 2014 was 24.90%, a 1.1% decline from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Djibouti 70.60%
Kyrgyz Republic 66.40%
Indonesia 58.70%
Honduras 52.60%
Georgia 43.60%
Bhutan 38.60%
El Salvador 29.00%
Bolivia 24.70%
Kosovo 21.60%
Moldova 16.30%
Bolivia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 24.70% -0.30%
2016 25.00% -0.60%
2015 25.60% 0.70%
2014 24.90% -1.10%
2013 26.00% -2.30%
2012 28.30% 0.00%
2011 28.30% -6.80%
2009 35.10% -4.10%
2008 39.20% -7.20%
2007 46.40% -1.70%
2006 48.10% -4.00%
2005 52.10% -1.00%
2004 53.10% -6.50%
2002 59.60% 2.20%
2001 57.40% -4.70%
2000 62.10% 7.30%
1999 54.80% 2.20%
1997 52.60% 2.90%
1990 49.70% 2.90%