Honduras Poverty Rate 1989-2021

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.
  • Honduras poverty rate for 2019 was 49.00%, a 1.4% decline from 2018.
  • Honduras poverty rate for 2018 was 50.40%, a 0.1% increase from 2017.
  • Honduras poverty rate for 2017 was 50.30%, a 0.6% increase from 2016.
  • Honduras poverty rate for 2016 was 49.70%, a 2.5% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Kyrgyz Republic 52.60%
Indonesia 52.20%
Honduras 49.00%
Georgia 42.00%
El Salvador 22.30%
Bolivia 19.90%
Ukraine 2.50%
Honduras Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2019 49.00% -1.40%
2018 50.40% 0.10%
2017 50.30% 0.60%
2016 49.70% -2.50%
2015 52.20% -0.30%
2014 52.50% -1.30%
2013 53.80% -2.40%
2012 56.20% 5.40%
2011 50.80% 0.20%
2010 50.60% 3.00%
2009 47.60% -3.10%
2008 50.70% -2.80%
2007 53.50% -2.40%
2006 55.90% -5.50%
2005 61.40% -2.50%
2004 63.90% -0.50%
2003 64.40% 3.40%
2002 61.00% 5.40%
2001 55.60% -10.00%
1999 65.60% 1.30%
1998 64.30% -0.20%
1997 64.50% -8.00%
1996 72.50% 2.30%
1995 70.20% 1.10%
1994 69.10% -0.10%
1993 69.20% -6.60%
1992 75.80% -3.10%
1991 78.90% -3.20%
1990 82.10% 2.00%
1989 80.10% 2.00%