Chile Poverty Rate 1987-2022

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.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2020 was 4.40%, a 0.8% increase from 2017.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2017 was 3.60%, a 1.5% decline from 2015.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2015 was 5.10%, a 1.5% decline from 2013.
  • Chile poverty rate for 2013 was 6.60%, a 5.4% decline from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Argentina 18.20%
Uruguay 4.60%
Chile 4.40%
Chile Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2020 4.40% 0.80%
2017 3.60% -1.50%
2015 5.10% -1.50%
2013 6.60% -5.40%
2011 12.00% -3.20%
2009 15.20% -4.00%
2006 19.20% -10.60%
2003 29.80% -0.60%
2000 30.40% 1.80%
1998 28.60% -2.20%
1996 30.80% -5.70%
1994 36.50% -2.70%
1992 39.20% -6.40%
1990 45.60% -6.70%
1987 52.30% -6.70%