Greece Poverty Rate 1995-2020

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.
  • Greece poverty rate for 2017 was 4.40%, a 1% decline from 2016.
  • Greece poverty rate for 2016 was 5.40%, a 1.4% decline from 2015.
  • Greece poverty rate for 2015 was 6.80%, a 0.1% decline from 2014.
  • Greece poverty rate for 2014 was 6.90%, a 0.1% decline from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Panama 14.10%
Argentina 7.70%
Greece 4.40%
Lithuania 3.80%
Croatia 3.80%
Chile 3.70%
Latvia 3.40%
Italy 3.20%
Hungary 3.00%
Uruguay 2.80%
Spain 2.20%
Portugal 1.90%
Poland 1.40%
Estonia 1.10%
Austria 0.70%
Luxembourg 0.70%
Norway 0.50%
Sweden 0.50%
Czech Republic 0.40%
Netherlands 0.40%
Malta 0.30%
Belgium 0.30%
Denmark 0.20%
Slovenia 0.10%
Cyprus 0.10%
Switzerland 0.10%
France 0.10%
Finland 0.10%
Greece Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 4.40% -1.00%
2016 5.40% -1.40%
2015 6.80% -0.10%
2014 6.90% -0.10%
2013 7.00% 0.80%
2012 6.20% 1.60%
2011 4.60% 2.20%
2010 2.40% 1.00%
2009 1.40% 0.20%
2008 1.20% -0.50%
2007 1.70% -0.20%
2006 1.90% 0.30%
2005 1.60% -0.10%
2004 1.70% 0.10%
2003 1.60% -0.90%
2000 2.50% -1.70%
1995 4.20% -1.70%