Kazakhstan Poverty Rate 1996-2021

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.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2018 was 4.60%, a 1.9% decline from 2017.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2017 was 6.50%, a 3.1% decline from 2016.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2016 was 9.60%, a 3.7% increase from 2015.
  • Kazakhstan poverty rate for 2015 was 5.90%, a 1% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 42.50%
Colombia 28.20%
Ecuador 24.20%
Mexico 22.70%
Peru 22.30%
Brazil 19.80%
North Macedonia 17.90%
Paraguay 15.60%
Iran 14.00%
Dominican Republic 13.90%
Costa Rica 11.20%
Romania 10.90%
Turkey 8.50%
Thailand 8.40%
Bulgaria 6.90%
Kazakhstan 4.60%
Russia 3.70%
Belarus 0.40%
Kazakhstan Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 4.60% -1.90%
2017 6.50% -3.10%
2016 9.60% 3.70%
2015 5.90% 1.00%
2014 4.90% 0.50%
2013 4.40% -2.50%
2012 6.90% -0.10%
2011 7.00% -7.70%
2010 14.70% -4.50%
2009 19.20% 0.90%
2008 18.30% -2.30%
2007 20.60% -10.40%
2006 31.00% -18.10%
2005 49.10% 0.50%
2004 48.60% -4.80%
2003 53.40% -5.60%
2002 59.00% -3.10%
2001 62.10% 8.90%
1996 53.20% 8.90%