Liberia Poverty Rate 2007-2020

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.
  • Liberia poverty rate for 2016 was 92.20%, a 0.8% decline from 2014.
  • Liberia poverty rate for 2014 was 93.00%, a 4.3% decline from 2007.
  • Liberia poverty rate for 2007 was 97.30%, a 97.3% 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 96.70%
Liberia 92.20%
Rwanda 91.60%
Uganda 87.80%
Liberia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2016 92.20% -0.80%
2014 93.00% -4.30%
2007 97.30% -4.30%