Kyrgyz Republic Poverty Rate 1998-2021

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.
  • Kyrgyz Republic poverty rate for 2018 was 54.80%, a 5.7% decline from 2017.
  • Kyrgyz Republic poverty rate for 2017 was 60.50%, a 0.9% decline from 2016.
  • Kyrgyz Republic poverty rate for 2016 was 61.40%, a 2.5% decline from 2015.
  • Kyrgyz Republic poverty rate for 2015 was 63.90%, a 3.2% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Nigeria 92.00%
Angola 89.30%
Kyrgyz Republic 54.80%
Indonesia 53.20%
Honduras 50.90%
Georgia 42.50%
Mongolia 27.60%
El Salvador 26.20%
Vietnam 23.10%
Bolivia 22.80%
Moldova 12.80%
Ukraine 3.40%
Kyrgyz Republic Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 54.80% -5.70%
2017 60.50% -0.90%
2016 61.40% -2.50%
2015 63.90% 3.20%
2014 60.70% -3.60%
2013 64.30% 0.80%
2012 63.50% 3.30%
2011 60.20% -0.60%
2010 60.80% 3.00%
2009 57.80% -1.00%
2008 58.80% -8.10%
2007 66.90% 0.40%
2006 66.50% -13.40%
2005 79.90% 5.90%
2004 74.00% -17.20%
2003 91.20% -0.10%
2002 91.30% -1.70%
2001 93.00% 0.80%
2000 92.20% 16.80%
1998 75.40% 16.80%