Tunisia Poverty Rate 1985-2020

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.
  • Tunisia poverty rate for 2015 was 17.50%, a 12.9% decline from 2010.
  • Tunisia poverty rate for 2010 was 30.40%, a 11% decline from 2005.
  • Tunisia poverty rate for 2005 was 41.40%, a 9.2% decline from 2000.
  • Tunisia poverty rate for 2000 was 50.60%, a 9.6% decline from 1995.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Zambia 87.20%
Kenya 86.50%
Pakistan 75.40%
Kyrgyz Republic 70.00%
Myanmar 67.20%
Indonesia 67.00%
Egypt 61.90%
Philippines 55.10%
Honduras 53.80%
Georgia 45.30%
Cabo Verde 40.80%
El Salvador 31.80%
Bolivia 25.60%
Kosovo 21.40%
Tunisia 17.50%
Moldova 16.10%
Ukraine 7.80%
Tunisia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2015 17.50% -12.90%
2010 30.40% -11.00%
2005 41.40% -9.20%
2000 50.60% -9.60%
1995 60.20% 0.60%
1990 59.60% -7.20%
1985 66.80% -7.20%