Trinidad and Tobago Poverty Rate 1988-2021

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.
  • Trinidad and Tobago poverty rate for 1992 was 31.90%, a 10.4% increase from 1988.
  • Trinidad and Tobago poverty rate for 1988 was 21.50%, a 21.5% increase from .
  • Trinidad and Tobago poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Trinidad and Tobago poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Chile 39.20%
Trinidad and Tobago 31.90%
Argentina 18.40%
Uruguay 8.20%
Israel 2.20%
United States 1.50%
Belgium 1.20%
Denmark 1.00%
Switzerland 1.00%
Sweden 0.70%
Czech Republic 0.50%
Trinidad and Tobago Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
1992 31.90% 10.40%
1988 21.50% 10.40%