Belarus Poverty Rate 1998-2021

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.
  • Belarus poverty rate for 2019 was 0.20%, a 0.2% decline from 2018.
  • Belarus poverty rate for 2018 was 0.40%, a 0.4% decline from 2017.
  • Belarus poverty rate for 2017 was 0.80%, a 0% increase from 2016.
  • Belarus poverty rate for 2016 was 0.80%, a 0.1% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 44.00%
Colombia 29.40%
Ecuador 25.40%
Peru 20.60%
Brazil 19.60%
Paraguay 15.40%
Dominican Republic 12.40%
Costa Rica 10.60%
Turkey 10.20%
Thailand 6.20%
Belarus 0.20%
Belarus Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2019 0.20% -0.20%
2018 0.40% -0.40%
2017 0.80% 0.00%
2016 0.80% -0.10%
2015 0.90% 0.50%
2014 0.40% -0.30%
2013 0.70% -0.50%
2012 1.20% -1.50%
2011 2.70% -0.90%
2010 3.60% -1.50%
2009 5.10% -0.40%
2008 5.50% -2.10%
2007 7.60% -4.10%
2006 11.70% -5.40%
2005 17.10% -10.30%
2004 27.40% -11.70%
2003 39.10% -3.60%
2002 42.70% -7.30%
2001 50.00% -15.90%
2000 65.90% -6.10%
1999 72.00% -4.90%
1998 76.90% -4.90%