Italy Poverty Rate 1986-2020

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 2017 was 3.20%, a 0% increase from 2016.
  • Italy poverty rate for 2016 was 3.20%, a 0.3% decline from 2015.
  • Italy poverty rate for 2015 was 3.50%, a 0.7% increase from 2014.
  • Italy poverty rate for 2014 was 2.80%, a 0% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Panama 14.10%
Argentina 7.70%
Greece 4.40%
Lithuania 3.80%
Croatia 3.80%
Chile 3.70%
Latvia 3.40%
Italy 3.20%
Hungary 3.00%
Uruguay 2.80%
Spain 2.20%
Portugal 1.90%
Poland 1.40%
Estonia 1.10%
Austria 0.70%
Luxembourg 0.70%
Sweden 0.50%
Norway 0.50%
Czech Republic 0.40%
Netherlands 0.40%
Belgium 0.30%
Malta 0.30%
Denmark 0.20%
Finland 0.10%
Slovenia 0.10%
Cyprus 0.10%
Switzerland 0.10%
France 0.10%
Italy Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 3.20% 0.00%
2016 3.20% -0.30%
2015 3.50% 0.70%
2014 2.80% 0.00%
2013 2.80% -0.10%
2012 2.90% 0.40%
2011 2.50% 0.00%
2010 2.50% 0.60%
2009 1.90% 0.20%
2008 1.70% 0.10%
2007 1.60% 0.20%
2006 1.40% -0.40%
2005 1.80% 0.30%
2004 1.50% -0.30%
2003 1.80% -1.20%
2000 3.00% -0.50%
1998 3.50% 0.50%
1995 3.00% -0.70%
1993 3.70% 2.50%
1991 1.20% 0.70%
1989 0.50% -2.20%
1987 2.70% 1.00%
1986 1.70% 1.00%