Georgia Poverty Rate 1996-2020

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.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2018 was 42.90%, a 0.7% decline from 2017.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2017 was 43.60%, a 0.4% decline from 2016.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2016 was 44.00%, a 1.3% decline from 2015.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2015 was 45.30%, 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
Angola 87.20%
Kyrgyz Republic 61.30%
Indonesia 56.00%
Honduras 50.30%
Georgia 42.90%
Mongolia 28.90%
El Salvador 25.70%
Vietnam 23.60%
Bolivia 23.10%
Moldova 13.30%
Ukraine 4.00%
Georgia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 42.90% -0.70%
2017 43.60% -0.40%
2016 44.00% -1.30%
2015 45.30% -0.90%
2014 46.20% -3.70%
2013 49.90% -5.50%
2012 55.40% -4.10%
2011 59.50% -1.70%
2010 61.20% 0.90%
2009 60.30% -0.20%
2008 60.50% -4.40%
2007 64.90% 2.30%
2006 62.60% 0.90%
2005 61.70% 2.40%
2004 59.30% -3.50%
2003 62.80% -0.40%
2002 63.20% -13.30%
2001 76.50% 2.40%
2000 74.10% 1.90%
1999 72.20% 7.50%
1998 64.70% -0.20%
1997 64.90% 23.80%
1996 41.10% 23.80%