Iceland Poverty Rate 2003-2020

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.
  • Iceland poverty rate for 2014 was 0.20%, a 0% increase from 2013.
  • Iceland poverty rate for 2013 was 0.20%, a 0% increase from 2012.
  • Iceland poverty rate for 2012 was 0.20%, a 0.2% decline from 2011.
  • Iceland poverty rate for 2011 was 0.40%, a 0.2% increase from 2010.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Panama 16.90%
Argentina 9.10%
Greece 7.00%
Croatia 6.20%
Latvia 5.50%
Lithuania 5.00%
Uruguay 4.30%
Poland 4.20%
Portugal 3.70%
Slovak Republic 3.50%
Israel 3.50%
Hungary 3.20%
Estonia 3.20%
Spain 2.90%
Italy 2.70%
Australia 1.20%
Ireland 1.00%
Sweden 0.90%
Denmark 0.70%
Czech Republic 0.70%
Austria 0.70%
United Kingdom 0.50%
Netherlands 0.50%
Slovenia 0.20%
Cyprus 0.20%
Luxembourg 0.20%
Belgium 0.20%
France 0.20%
Finland 0.20%
Iceland 0.20%
Norway 0.20%
Malta 0.00%
Switzerland 0.00%
Iceland Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2014 0.20% 0.00%
2013 0.20% 0.00%
2012 0.20% -0.20%
2011 0.40% 0.20%
2010 0.20% 0.00%
2009 0.20% 0.00%
2008 0.20% 0.00%
2007 0.20% -0.30%
2006 0.50% 0.30%
2005 0.20% 0.00%
2004 0.20% 0.00%
2003 0.20% 0.00%