Congo, Dem. Rep. Poverty Rate 2004-2020

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.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. poverty rate for 2012 was 97.70%, a 2% decline from 2004.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. poverty rate for 2004 was 99.70%, a 99.7% increase from .
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Congo, Dem. Rep. 97.70%
Madagascar 97.30%
Guinea 92.30%
Uganda 87.10%
Haiti 78.40%
Congo, Dem. Rep. Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2012 97.70% -2.00%
2004 99.70% -2.00%