Hungary Poverty Rate 1987-2020

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.
  • Hungary poverty rate for 2017 was 3.00%, a 0.3% increase from 2016.
  • Hungary poverty rate for 2016 was 2.70%, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Hungary poverty rate for 2015 was 2.70%, a 0.5% decline from 2014.
  • Hungary poverty rate for 2014 was 3.20%, a 1.1% 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%
Croatia 3.80%
Lithuania 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%
Netherlands 0.40%
Czech Republic 0.40%
Malta 0.30%
Belgium 0.30%
Denmark 0.20%
Cyprus 0.10%
Switzerland 0.10%
France 0.10%
Finland 0.10%
Slovenia 0.10%
Hungary Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 3.00% 0.30%
2016 2.70% 0.00%
2015 2.70% -0.50%
2014 3.20% -1.10%
2013 4.30% -0.10%
2012 4.40% 1.60%
2011 2.80% 0.30%
2010 2.50% 1.00%
2009 1.50% 0.00%
2008 1.50% -0.30%
2007 1.80% -0.10%
2006 1.90% -2.80%
2005 4.70% 1.70%
2004 3.00% -2.20%
1999 5.20% -1.50%
1994 6.70% 4.60%
1993 2.10% -3.40%
1991 5.50% -6.70%
1989 12.20% 11.90%
1987 0.30% 11.90%