Liberia Poverty Rate 2007-2021

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.
  • Liberia poverty rate for 2016 was 93.20%, a 0.9% decline from 2014.
  • Liberia poverty rate for 2014 was 94.10%, a 3.7% decline from 2007.
  • Liberia poverty rate for 2007 was 97.80%, a 97.8% increase from .
  • Liberia poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Malawi 96.80%
Liberia 93.20%
Rwanda 91.90%
Uganda 87.70%
Liberia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2016 93.20% -0.90%
2014 94.10% -3.70%
2007 97.80% -3.70%