Kazakhstan Poverty Rate 1996-2021

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.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2017 was 6.60%, a 3% decline from 2016.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2016 was 9.60%, a 3.6% increase from 2015.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2015 was 6.00%, a 1% increase from 2014.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2014 was 5.00%, a 0.6% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 41.50%
Albania 33.80%
Gabon 32.20%
Colombia 28.10%
Peru 24.20%
Ecuador 23.30%
Brazil 20.20%
North Macedonia 19.50%
Serbia 19.30%
Paraguay 17.50%
Dominican Republic 15.90%
Iran 12.90%
Romania 12.80%
Mauritius 12.70%
Costa Rica 10.00%
Turkey 8.70%
Bulgaria 7.90%
Thailand 7.60%
Kazakhstan 6.60%
Russia 3.80%
Belarus 0.80%
Kazakhstan Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 6.60% -3.00%
2016 9.60% 3.60%
2015 6.00% 1.00%
2014 5.00% 0.60%
2013 4.40% -2.60%
2012 7.00% 0.00%
2011 7.00% -7.60%
2010 14.60% -4.40%
2009 19.00% 1.00%
2008 18.00% -2.30%
2007 20.30% -10.40%
2006 30.70% -18.20%
2005 48.90% 0.80%
2004 48.10% -4.80%
2003 52.90% -5.70%
2002 58.60% -3.00%
2001 61.60% 9.00%
1996 52.60% 9.00%