Guyana Poverty Rate 1992-2021

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.
  • Guyana poverty rate for 1998 was 51.00%, a 30.4% decline from 1992.
  • Guyana poverty rate for 1992 was 81.40%, a 81.4% increase from .
  • Guyana poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Guyana poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Turkmenistan 91.70%
Belarus 76.90%
Belize 56.10%
Peru 53.00%
Mexico 51.20%
Guyana 51.00%
Guatemala 50.10%
Brazil 44.50%
Thailand 43.90%
Venezuela 42.60%
Iran 34.60%
Russia 31.60%
Costa Rica 27.80%
Guyana Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
1998 51.00% -30.40%
1992 81.40% -30.40%