Iceland Poverty Rate 2003-2021

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.
  • Iceland poverty rate for 2015 was 0.10%, a 0% increase from 2014.
  • Iceland poverty rate for 2014 was 0.10%, a 0% increase from 2013.
  • Iceland poverty rate for 2013 was 0.10%, a 0.1% decline from 2012.
  • Iceland poverty rate for 2012 was 0.20%, a 0.3% decline from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Panama 15.40%
Greece 7.00%
Chile 5.10%
Croatia 5.00%
Lithuania 4.20%
Uruguay 4.00%
Latvia 3.90%
Italy 3.40%
Spain 3.20%
Slovak Republic 2.80%
Portugal 2.80%
Hungary 2.70%
Poland 2.50%
Estonia 1.80%
Sweden 1.00%
Austria 0.90%
Ireland 0.80%
United Kingdom 0.70%
Luxembourg 0.60%
Denmark 0.40%
Netherlands 0.40%
Malta 0.30%
Czech Republic 0.30%
France 0.30%
Norway 0.30%
Germany 0.20%
Finland 0.20%
Belgium 0.20%
Slovenia 0.10%
Cyprus 0.10%
Iceland 0.10%
Switzerland 0.00%
Iceland Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2015 0.10% 0.00%
2014 0.10% 0.00%
2013 0.10% -0.10%
2012 0.20% -0.30%
2011 0.50% 0.30%
2010 0.20% 0.00%
2009 0.20% 0.10%
2008 0.10% -0.10%
2007 0.20% -0.10%
2006 0.30% 0.10%
2005 0.20% -0.20%
2004 0.40% 0.10%
2003 0.30% 0.10%