Montenegro Poverty Rate 2012-2021

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.
  • Montenegro poverty rate for 2016 was 15.60%, a 3.7% decline from 2015.
  • Montenegro poverty rate for 2015 was 19.30%, a 1.2% decline from 2014.
  • Montenegro poverty rate for 2014 was 20.50%, a 0.3% increase from 2013.
  • Montenegro poverty rate for 2013 was 20.20%, a 3.4% decline from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 37.50%
Albania 34.20%
Colombia 28.70%
Mexico 25.40%
Peru 24.60%
Ecuador 24.00%
China 24.00%
Serbia 22.00%
North Macedonia 21.50%
Brazil 20.00%
Dominican Republic 19.90%
St. Lucia 19.90%
Paraguay 19.20%
Romania 17.40%
Montenegro 15.60%
Iran 13.70%
Costa Rica 10.80%
Kazakhstan 9.60%
Turkey 9.50%
Bulgaria 9.40%
Thailand 8.20%
Russia 4.10%
Maldives 3.60%
Belarus 0.80%
Montenegro Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2016 15.60% -3.70%
2015 19.30% -1.20%
2014 20.50% 0.30%
2013 20.20% -3.40%
2012 23.60% -3.40%