Italy 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.
  • Italy poverty rate for 2015 was 3.50%, a 0.8% increase from 2014.
  • Italy poverty rate for 2014 was 2.70%, a 0.3% decline from 2013.
  • Italy poverty rate for 2013 was 3.00%, a 0% increase from 2012.
  • Italy poverty rate for 2012 was 3.00%, a 0.5% increase from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Panama 15.40%
Chile 10.10%
Greece 6.70%
Croatia 5.50%
Lithuania 4.20%
Latvia 4.00%
Uruguay 4.00%
Poland 3.60%
Italy 3.50%
Spain 3.20%
Slovak Republic 3.00%
Portugal 3.00%
Hungary 2.70%
Estonia 2.00%
Sweden 1.00%
Austria 0.90%
United Kingdom 0.70%
Ireland 0.70%
Luxembourg 0.50%
Denmark 0.50%
Netherlands 0.50%
Czech Republic 0.40%
Cyprus 0.20%
Slovenia 0.20%
France 0.20%
Finland 0.20%
Belgium 0.20%
Norway 0.20%
Germany 0.20%
Malta 0.20%
Switzerland 0.00%
Italy Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2015 3.50% 0.80%
2014 2.70% -0.30%
2013 3.00% 0.00%
2012 3.00% 0.50%
2011 2.50% 0.00%
2010 2.50% 0.80%
2009 1.70% 0.00%
2008 1.70% 0.20%
2007 1.50% 0.00%
2006 1.50% -0.20%
2005 1.70% 0.20%
2004 1.50% -0.20%
2003 1.70% -0.20%