Kazakhstan Poverty Rate 1996-2020

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.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2017 was 8.60%, a 3.6% decline from 2016.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2016 was 12.20%, a 4.1% increase from 2015.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2015 was 8.10%, a 1.4% increase from 2014.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2014 was 6.70%, a 0.9% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 50.00%
Albania 38.00%
Gabon 32.20%
Colombia 27.60%
Peru 23.90%
Ecuador 23.20%
Brazil 20.40%
Serbia 20.30%
Paraguay 18.60%
North Macedonia 18.20%
Dominican Republic 15.90%
Romania 15.60%
Mauritius 12.10%
Iran 10.90%
Costa Rica 9.70%
Turkey 9.20%
Kazakhstan 8.60%
Thailand 7.80%
Bulgaria 7.50%
Russia 2.50%
Belarus 0.80%
Kazakhstan Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 8.60% -3.60%
2016 12.20% 4.10%
2015 8.10% 1.40%
2014 6.70% 0.90%
2013 5.80% -3.40%
2012 9.20% 0.10%
2011 9.10% -9.10%
2010 18.20% -4.50%
2009 22.70% 0.70%
2008 22.00% -2.00%
2007 24.00% -11.20%
2006 35.20% -16.50%
2005 51.70% -0.20%
2004 51.90% -4.40%
2003 56.30% -5.70%
2002 62.00% -2.90%
2001 64.90% 8.30%
1996 56.60% 8.30%