Mauritius Poverty Rate 2006-2021

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.
  • Mauritius poverty rate for 2017 was 12.70%, a 5.2% decline from 2012.
  • Mauritius poverty rate for 2012 was 17.90%, a 3.2% decline from 2006.
  • Mauritius poverty rate for 2006 was 21.10%, a 21.1% increase from .
  • Mauritius poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 41.50%
Albania 33.80%
Gabon 32.20%
Colombia 28.10%
Peru 24.20%
Ecuador 23.30%
Brazil 20.20%
North Macedonia 19.50%
Serbia 19.30%
Paraguay 17.50%
Dominican Republic 15.90%
Iran 12.90%
Romania 12.80%
Mauritius 12.70%
Costa Rica 10.00%
Turkey 8.70%
Bulgaria 7.90%
Thailand 7.60%
Kazakhstan 6.60%
Russia 3.80%
Belarus 0.80%
Mauritius Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 12.70% -5.20%
2012 17.90% -3.20%
2006 21.10% -3.20%