Guinea Poverty Rate 1991-2024

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 2018 was 86.80%, a 3.7% decline from 2012.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2012 was 90.50%, a 2.4% decline from 2007.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2007 was 92.90%, a 1% decline from 2002.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2002 was 93.90%, a 6% increase from 1994.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Niger 95.00%
Tanzania 92.30%
Sierra Leone 89.90%
Chad 89.40%
Guinea-Bissau 87.20%
Guinea 86.80%
Togo 84.00%
Benin 83.40%
Burkina Faso 81.10%
Mali 80.50%
Senegal 74.40%
Guinea Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 86.80% -3.70%
2012 90.50% -2.40%
2007 92.90% -1.00%
2002 93.90% 6.00%
1994 87.90% -12.10%
1991 100.00% -12.10%