Iraq Poverty Rate 2006-2020

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.
  • Iraq poverty rate for 2012 was 57.30%, a 4.9% decline from 2006.
  • Iraq poverty rate for 2006 was 62.20%, a 62.2% 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 57.30%
Armenia 56.50%
China 44.30%
Albania 39.10%
Colombia 34.00%
Mexico 31.80%
Romania 31.50%
Dominican Republic 30.70%
North Macedonia 29.20%
Ecuador 27.50%
Peru 26.70%
Montenegro 24.00%
Paraguay 23.50%
Serbia 23.10%
Brazil 21.20%
Mauritius 17.20%
Thailand 13.70%
Turkey 13.00%
Costa Rica 12.30%
Bulgaria 11.10%
Kazakhstan 9.20%
Russia 2.90%
Belarus 1.10%
Iraq Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2012 57.30% -4.90%
2006 62.20% -4.90%