Kosovo Poverty Rate 2003-2024

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 34.20%, a 0.8% decline from 2016.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2016 was 35.00%, a 0.7% decline from 2015.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2015 was 35.70%, a 4.1% decline from 2014.
  • Kosovo poverty rate for 2014 was 39.80%, a 1.4% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
India 85.30%
Lesotho 81.00%
Sao Tome and Principe 79.70%
Djibouti 78.50%
Egypt 72.60%
Kyrgyz Republic 70.30%
Myanmar 68.20%
Indonesia 65.30%
Georgia 53.90%
Honduras 51.20%
Bhutan 39.50%
El Salvador 36.30%
Kosovo 34.20%
Bolivia 21.00%
Moldova 17.50%
Ukraine 10.80%
Kosovo Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 34.20% -0.80%
2016 35.00% -0.70%
2015 35.70% -4.10%
2014 39.80% 1.40%
2013 38.40% -4.00%
2012 42.40% -14.80%
2011 57.20% -0.90%
2010 58.10% -1.80%
2009 59.90% -8.20%
2006 68.10% 1.00%
2005 67.10% -0.60%
2003 67.70% -0.60%