Kosovo Poverty Rate 2003-2021

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.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2017 was 24.40%, a 0.8% increase from 2016.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2016 was 23.60%, a 1.4% decline from 2015.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2015 was 25.00%, a 3.7% decline from 2014.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2014 was 28.70%, a 1.5% 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 86.40%
Lesotho 73.20%
Egypt 72.60%
Djibouti 70.20%
Kyrgyz Republic 60.50%
Indonesia 55.80%
Myanmar 54.30%
Honduras 50.30%
Georgia 43.00%
Bhutan 38.90%
El Salvador 29.50%
Bolivia 25.70%
Kosovo 24.40%
Moldova 15.80%
Ukraine 4.60%
Kosovo Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 24.40% 0.80%
2016 23.60% -1.40%
2015 25.00% -3.70%
2014 28.70% 1.50%
2013 27.20% -5.00%
2012 32.20% -13.70%
2011 45.90% -3.80%
2010 49.70% 1.00%
2009 48.70% -10.40%
2006 59.10% 1.90%
2005 57.20% -0.90%
2003 58.10% -0.90%