Denmark Poverty Rate 1987-2022

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.
  • Denmark poverty rate for 2019 was 0.40%, a 0.1% increase from 2018.
  • Denmark poverty rate for 2018 was 0.30%, a 0.1% increase from 2017.
  • Denmark poverty rate for 2017 was 0.20%, a 0.2% decline from 2016.
  • Denmark poverty rate for 2016 was 0.40%, a 0% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Argentina 14.50%
Panama 12.10%
Greece 3.40%
Uruguay 3.20%
Spain 2.50%
Latvia 2.00%
Croatia 1.80%
Hungary 1.80%
United States 1.50%
Lithuania 1.40%
Estonia 1.30%
Slovak Republic 1.30%
Portugal 0.90%
Austria 0.80%
Malta 0.70%
Sweden 0.60%
Denmark 0.40%
Norway 0.30%
Netherlands 0.30%
Luxembourg 0.30%
Czech Republic 0.30%
Cyprus 0.30%
Belgium 0.20%
Finland 0.10%
Slovenia 0.10%
Denmark Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2019 0.40% 0.10%
2018 0.30% 0.10%
2017 0.20% -0.20%
2016 0.40% 0.00%
2015 0.40% -0.30%
2014 0.70% 0.10%
2013 0.60% 0.40%
2012 0.20% -0.40%
2011 0.60% 0.40%
2010 0.20% -0.70%
2009 0.90% 0.20%
2008 0.70% 0.20%
2007 0.50% 0.20%
2006 0.30% -0.20%
2005 0.50% 0.10%
2004 0.40% 0.00%
2003 0.40% 0.20%
2000 0.20% 0.00%
1995 0.20% -0.80%
1992 1.00% -0.20%
1987 1.20% -0.20%