Congo, Rep. Poverty Rate 2005-2021

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.
  • Congo, Rep. poverty rate for 2011 was 82.90%, a 7.2% decline from 2005.
  • Congo, Rep. poverty rate for 2005 was 90.10%, a 90.1% increase from .
  • Congo, Rep. poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Congo, 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
India 87.40%
Pakistan 83.60%
Congo, Rep. 82.90%
Indonesia 72.20%
Kyrgyz Republic 60.20%
Georgia 59.00%
Honduras 53.20%
Kosovo 45.90%
El Salvador 42.10%
Mongolia 31.90%
Bolivia 27.90%
Moldova 25.00%
West Bank and Gaza 18.70%
Ukraine 4.50%
Congo, Rep. Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2011 82.90% -7.20%
2005 90.10% -7.20%