Mali Poverty Rate 1994-2024

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.
  • Mali poverty rate for 2018 was 80.50%, a 15.4% decline from 2009.
  • Mali poverty rate for 2009 was 95.90%, a 2.2% increase from 2006.
  • Mali poverty rate for 2006 was 93.70%, a 1.9% decline from 2001.
  • Mali poverty rate for 2001 was 95.60%, a 2.4% decline from 1994.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Niger 95.00%
Tanzania 92.30%
Sierra Leone 89.90%
Chad 89.40%
Guinea-Bissau 87.20%
Guinea 86.80%
Togo 84.00%
Benin 83.40%
Burkina Faso 81.10%
Mali 80.50%
Senegal 74.40%
Mali Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 80.50% -15.40%
2009 95.90% 2.20%
2006 93.70% -1.90%
2001 95.60% -2.40%
1994 98.00% -2.40%