Guinea Poverty Rate 1991-2022

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.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2018 was 89.80%, a 2.7% decline from 2012.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2012 was 92.50%, a 1.8% decline from 2007.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2007 was 94.30%, a 0.7% decline from 2002.
  • Guinea poverty rate for 2002 was 95.00%, a 5.6% increase from 1994.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Sierra Leone 92.70%
Niger 91.80%
Tanzania 91.80%
Guinea 89.80%
Chad 87.90%
Guinea-Bissau 86.00%
Burkina Faso 80.00%
Benin 79.30%
Togo 78.00%
Mali 77.80%
Senegal 66.80%
Guinea Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 89.80% -2.70%
2012 92.50% -1.80%
2007 94.30% -0.70%
2002 95.00% 5.60%
1994 89.40% -10.60%
1991 100.00% -10.60%