Armenia Poverty Rate 1999-2022

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.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2020 was 44.70%, a 0.7% increase from 2019.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2019 was 44.00%, a 1.5% increase from 2018.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2018 was 42.50%, a 1% increase from 2017.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2017 was 41.50%, a 4% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 44.70%
Colombia 38.30%
Peru 32.90%
Ecuador 30.60%
Mexico 28.10%
Paraguay 17.90%
Costa Rica 16.10%
Dominican Republic 15.20%
Brazil 13.10%
Thailand 6.40%
Russia 2.90%
Belarus 0.10%
Armenia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2020 44.70% 0.70%
2019 44.00% 1.50%
2018 42.50% 1.00%
2017 41.50% 4.00%
2016 37.50% -2.30%
2015 39.80% -5.10%
2014 44.90% -1.20%
2013 46.10% -2.20%
2012 48.30% -3.00%
2011 51.30% -3.70%
2010 55.00% 0.70%
2009 54.30% 8.80%
2008 45.50% -2.90%
2007 48.40% -7.50%
2006 55.90% -5.40%
2005 61.30% -6.80%
2004 68.10% -10.80%
2003 78.90% -0.80%
2002 79.70% -1.30%
2001 81.00% 2.80%
1999 78.20% 2.80%