Guinea-Bissau Poverty Rate 1993-2022

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-Bissau poverty rate for 2018 was 86.00%, a 7.8% decline from 2010.
  • Guinea-Bissau poverty rate for 2010 was 93.80%, a 2.3% decline from 2002.
  • Guinea-Bissau poverty rate for 2002 was 96.10%, a 6.7% increase from 1993.
  • Guinea-Bissau poverty rate for 1993 was 89.40%, a 89.4% increase from .
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-Bissau Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 86.00% -7.80%
2010 93.80% -2.30%
2002 96.10% 6.70%
1993 89.40% 6.70%