Iraq Poverty Rate 2006-2021

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.
  • Iraq poverty rate for 2012 was 52.40%, a 4.6% decline from 2006.
  • Iraq poverty rate for 2006 was 57.00%, a 57% increase from .
  • Iraq poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Iraq poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Iraq 52.40%
Armenia 48.30%
China 44.40%
Nauru 43.00%
Albania 34.50%
Colombia 34.30%
Mexico 31.60%
North Macedonia 31.20%
Dominican Republic 30.80%
Ecuador 27.60%
Romania 27.30%
Peru 26.90%
Montenegro 23.60%
Paraguay 22.40%
Serbia 22.10%
Brazil 21.10%
Mauritius 17.90%
Thailand 13.50%
Costa Rica 12.70%
Turkey 12.30%
Bulgaria 11.60%
Kazakhstan 6.90%
Russia 4.30%
Belarus 1.20%
Iraq Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2012 52.40% -4.60%
2006 57.00% -4.60%