North Macedonia Poverty Rate 2009-2020

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.
  • North Macedonia poverty rate for 2017 was 18.20%, a 2.4% decline from 2016.
  • North Macedonia poverty rate for 2016 was 20.60%, a 2.5% decline from 2015.
  • North Macedonia poverty rate for 2015 was 23.10%, a 1.2% decline from 2014.
  • North Macedonia poverty rate for 2014 was 24.30%, a 3.9% decline 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%
North Macedonia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 18.20% -2.40%
2016 20.60% -2.50%
2015 23.10% -1.20%
2014 24.30% -3.90%
2013 28.20% -1.00%
2012 29.20% -2.10%
2011 31.30% -1.10%
2010 32.40% -2.70%
2009 35.10% -2.70%