Albania Poverty Rate 1996-2022

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.
  • Albania poverty rate for 2019 was 10.00%, a 6.9% decline from 2018.
  • Albania poverty rate for 2018 was 16.90%, a 6.9% decline from 2017.
  • Albania poverty rate for 2017 was 23.80%, a 0.1% decline from 2016.
  • Albania poverty rate for 2016 was 23.90%, a 0.6% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Fiji 49.40%
Armenia 44.00%
Colombia 29.40%
Ecuador 25.40%
Marshall Islands 22.50%
Peru 20.60%
Brazil 20.60%
Iran 17.80%
China 15.80%
Paraguay 15.40%
Dominican Republic 12.40%
Costa Rica 10.60%
Turkey 10.20%
Serbia 10.10%
Albania 10.00%
Romania 9.20%
Bulgaria 6.20%
Thailand 6.20%
Russia 3.00%
Maldives 1.70%
Belarus 0.20%
Albania Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2019 10.00% -6.90%
2018 16.90% -6.90%
2017 23.80% -0.10%
2016 23.90% -0.60%
2015 24.50% -12.50%
2014 37.00% 2.50%
2012 34.50% 3.40%
2008 31.10% -7.40%
2005 38.50% -11.20%
2002 49.70% 5.10%
1996 44.60% 5.10%