Chile Poverty Rate 1987-2021

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.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2017 was 3.60%, a 1.5% decline from 2015.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2015 was 5.10%, a 1.5% decline from 2013.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2013 was 6.60%, a 5.4% decline from 2011.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2011 was 12.00%, a 3.2% decline from 2009.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Panama 14.10%
Argentina 9.80%
Greece 4.70%
Lithuania 3.80%
Croatia 3.60%
Chile 3.60%
Latvia 3.40%
Italy 3.10%
Hungary 3.00%
Uruguay 2.90%
Spain 2.20%
Portugal 1.80%
Poland 1.30%
Estonia 1.00%
Austria 0.70%
Canada 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%
Cyprus 0.10%
Switzerland 0.10%
France 0.10%
Finland 0.10%
Slovenia 0.10%
Chile Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 3.60% -1.50%
2015 5.10% -1.50%
2013 6.60% -5.40%
2011 12.00% -3.20%
2009 15.20% -4.00%
2006 19.20% -10.60%
2003 29.80% -0.60%
2000 30.40% 1.80%
1998 28.60% -2.20%
1996 30.80% -5.70%
1994 36.50% -2.70%
1992 39.20% -6.40%
1990 45.60% -6.70%
1987 52.30% -6.70%