Samoa Poverty Rate 2002-2020

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.
  • Samoa poverty rate for 2013 was 33.90%, a 2% decline from 2008.
  • Samoa poverty rate for 2008 was 35.90%, a 0.7% decline from 2002.
  • Samoa poverty rate for 2002 was 36.60%, a 36.6% increase from .
  • Samoa 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
Armenia 54.60%
Fiji 48.60%
China 36.30%
Samoa 33.90%
Colombia 32.00%
Romania 31.20%
Dominican Republic 29.80%
North Macedonia 28.20%
Ecuador 26.90%
Serbia 26.30%
Peru 26.00%
Montenegro 21.30%
Paraguay 20.40%
Brazil 19.40%
Costa Rica 12.30%
Thailand 11.60%
Turkey 11.40%
Bulgaria 11.10%
Iran 8.10%
Kazakhstan 5.80%
Malaysia 4.00%
Russia 2.50%
Belarus 0.70%
Samoa Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2013 33.90% -2.00%
2008 35.90% -0.70%
2002 36.60% -0.70%