Niger Poverty Rate 1992-2021

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.
  • Niger poverty rate for 2014 was 93.60%, a 2.2% decline from 2011.
  • Niger poverty rate for 2011 was 95.80%, a 1% decline from 2007.
  • Niger poverty rate for 2007 was 96.80%, a 0.3% decline from 2005.
  • Niger poverty rate for 2005 was 97.10%, a 1.3% decline from 1994.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Liberia 94.10%
Niger 93.60%
Burkina Faso 92.30%
Mozambique 92.20%
Yemen 81.00%
Comoros 64.60%
Niger Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2014 93.60% -2.20%
2011 95.80% -1.00%
2007 96.80% -0.30%
2005 97.10% -1.30%
1994 98.40% 0.10%
1992 98.30% 0.10%