Kosovo Poverty Rate 2003-2020

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.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2017 was 21.60%, a 0.9% increase from 2016.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2016 was 20.70%, a 0.7% decline from 2015.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2015 was 21.40%, a 3.9% decline from 2014.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2014 was 25.30%, a 2.2% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Sao Tome and Principe 85.50%
Lesotho 73.10%
Djibouti 70.60%
Egypt 70.40%
Kyrgyz Republic 66.40%
Myanmar 60.80%
Indonesia 58.70%
Honduras 52.60%
Georgia 43.60%
Bhutan 38.60%
El Salvador 28.90%
Bolivia 24.70%
Kosovo 21.60%
Moldova 16.30%
Ukraine 5.60%
Kosovo Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 21.60% 0.90%
2016 20.70% -0.70%
2015 21.40% -3.90%
2014 25.30% 2.20%
2013 23.10% -4.50%
2012 27.60% -13.50%
2011 41.10% -4.20%
2010 45.30% 0.60%
2009 44.70% -10.30%
2006 55.00% 1.10%
2005 53.90% -0.80%
2003 54.70% -0.80%