Georgia 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.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2020 was 46.60%, a 4.7% increase from 2019.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2019 was 41.90%, a 0.6% decline from 2018.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2018 was 42.50%, a 0.5% decline from 2017.
  • Georgia poverty rate for 2017 was 43.00%, a 0.3% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Kyrgyz Republic 58.10%
Indonesia 50.90%
Georgia 46.60%
Bolivia 21.60%
Ukraine 2.50%
Georgia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2020 46.60% 4.70%
2019 41.90% -0.60%
2018 42.50% -0.50%
2017 43.00% -0.30%
2016 43.30% -1.50%
2015 44.80% -0.90%
2014 45.70% -3.80%
2013 49.50% -5.40%
2012 54.90% -4.10%
2011 59.00% -1.80%
2010 60.80% 0.90%
2009 59.90% -0.10%
2008 60.00% -4.50%
2007 64.50% 2.30%
2006 62.20% 0.90%
2005 61.30% 2.50%
2004 58.80% -3.60%
2003 62.40% -0.40%
2002 62.80% -13.30%
2001 76.10% 2.60%
2000 73.50% 1.70%
1999 71.80% 7.50%
1998 64.30% -0.20%
1997 64.50% 23.90%
1996 40.60% 23.90%