Congo, Rep. Poverty Rate 2005-2020

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, Rep. poverty rate for 2011 was 82.40%, a 7% decline from 2005.
  • Congo, Rep. poverty rate for 2005 was 89.40%, a 89.4% 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 86.80%
Pakistan 83.40%
Congo, Rep. 82.40%
Indonesia 74.40%
Kyrgyz Republic 66.30%
Georgia 59.50%
Honduras 52.30%
El Salvador 41.30%
Kosovo 41.10%
Mongolia 32.90%
Bolivia 28.30%
Moldova 25.60%
West Bank and Gaza 20.70%
Ukraine 5.70%
Congo, Rep. Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2011 82.40% -7.00%
2005 89.40% -7.00%