Chile Poverty Rate 1987-2020

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.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2017 was 3.70%, a 1.5% decline from 2015.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2015 was 5.20%, a 1.7% decline from 2013.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2013 was 6.90%, a 5.5% decline from 2011.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2011 was 12.40%, a 3.1% decline from 2009.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Panama 14.10%
Argentina 7.70%
Greece 4.40%
Lithuania 3.80%
Croatia 3.80%
Chile 3.70%
Latvia 3.40%
Italy 3.20%
Hungary 3.00%
Uruguay 2.80%
Spain 2.20%
Portugal 1.90%
Poland 1.40%
Estonia 1.10%
Austria 0.70%
Luxembourg 0.70%
Norway 0.50%
Sweden 0.50%
Czech Republic 0.40%
Netherlands 0.40%
Malta 0.30%
Belgium 0.30%
Denmark 0.20%
Slovenia 0.10%
Cyprus 0.10%
Switzerland 0.10%
France 0.10%
Finland 0.10%
Chile Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 3.70% -1.50%
2015 5.20% -1.70%
2013 6.90% -5.50%
2011 12.40% -3.10%
2009 15.50% -4.10%
2006 19.60% -10.70%
2003 30.30% -0.70%
2000 31.00% 1.90%
1998 29.10% -2.10%
1996 31.20% -5.80%
1994 37.00% -2.80%
1992 39.80% -6.30%
1990 46.10% -6.70%
1987 52.80% -6.70%