Niger Poverty Rate 1992-2020

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.
  • Niger poverty rate for 2014 was 93.40%, a 2.4% decline from 2011.
  • Niger poverty rate for 2011 was 95.80%, a 0.9% decline from 2007.
  • Niger poverty rate for 2007 was 96.70%, a 0.4% decline from 2005.
  • Niger poverty rate for 2005 was 97.10%, a 1.2% decline from 1994.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Niger 93.40%
Liberia 93.00%
Burkina Faso 92.30%
Mozambique 92.00%
Yemen 81.60%
Comoros 62.30%
Niger Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2014 93.40% -2.40%
2011 95.80% -0.90%
2007 96.70% -0.40%
2005 97.10% -1.20%
1994 98.30% 0.00%
1992 98.30% 0.00%