Georgia Poverty Rate 1996-2021

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.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2018 was 42.50%, a 0.5% decline from 2017.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2017 was 43.00%, a 0.3% decline from 2016.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2016 was 43.30%, a 1.5% decline from 2015.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2015 was 44.80%, a 0.9% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Nigeria 92.00%
Angola 89.30%
Kyrgyz Republic 54.80%
Indonesia 53.20%
Honduras 50.90%
Georgia 42.50%
Mongolia 27.60%
El Salvador 26.20%
Vietnam 23.10%
Bolivia 22.80%
Moldova 12.80%
Ukraine 3.40%
Georgia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 42.50% -0.50%
2017 43.00% -0.30%
2016 43.30% -1.50%
2015 44.80% -0.90%
2014 45.70% -3.80%
2013 49.50% -5.40%
2012 54.90% -4.10%
2011 59.00% -1.80%
2010 60.80% 0.90%
2009 59.90% -0.10%
2008 60.00% -4.50%
2007 64.50% 2.30%
2006 62.20% 0.90%
2005 61.30% 2.50%
2004 58.80% -3.60%
2003 62.40% -0.40%
2002 62.80% -13.30%
2001 76.10% 2.60%
2000 73.50% 1.70%
1999 71.80% 7.50%
1998 64.30% -0.20%
1997 64.50% 23.90%
1996 40.60% 23.90%