Samoa Poverty Rate 2002-2021

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.
  • 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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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 46.10%
China 36.40%
Fiji 35.80%
Samoa 33.90%
Colombia 32.40%
Dominican Republic 29.90%
North Macedonia 29.50%
Romania 27.70%
Ecuador 27.20%
Peru 26.30%
Serbia 24.70%
Montenegro 20.20%
Brazil 19.30%
Paraguay 19.10%
Costa Rica 12.80%
Bulgaria 11.50%
Thailand 11.30%
Turkey 10.70%
Iran 9.90%
Kazakhstan 4.40%
Malaysia 4.00%
Russia 3.80%
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%