Guinea-Bissau 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-Bissau poverty rate for 2010 was 93.40%, a 2.4% decline from 2002.
  • Guinea-Bissau poverty rate for 2002 was 95.80%, a 0.5% increase from 1993.
  • Guinea-Bissau poverty rate for 1993 was 95.30%, a 14.1% increase from 1991.
  • Guinea-Bissau poverty rate for 1991 was 81.20%, a 81.2% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Madagascar 97.60%
Malawi 96.20%
Guinea-Bissau 93.40%
Ethiopia 93.10%
Rwanda 93.00%
Nepal 83.00%
Gambia 80.40%
Guinea-Bissau Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2010 93.40% -2.40%
2002 95.80% 0.50%
1993 95.30% 14.10%
1991 81.20% 14.10%