Guinea Poverty Rate 1991-2021

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.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2012 was 92.50%, a 1.8% decline from 2007.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2007 was 94.30%, a 0.7% decline from 2002.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2002 was 95.00%, a 5.6% increase from 1994.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 1994 was 89.40%, a 10.6% decline from 1991.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Congo, Dem. Rep. 97.90%
Madagascar 97.50%
Guinea 92.50%
Uganda 87.00%
Haiti 78.60%
Guinea Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2012 92.50% -1.80%
2007 94.30% -0.70%
2002 95.00% 5.60%
1994 89.40% -10.60%
1991 100.00% -10.60%