Myanmar Poverty Rate 2015-2021

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.
  • Myanmar poverty rate for 2017 was 54.30%, a 7.8% decline from 2015.
  • Myanmar poverty rate for 2015 was 62.10%, a 62.1% increase from .
  • Myanmar poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
  • Myanmar 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
Sao Tome and Principe 86.40%
Lesotho 73.20%
Egypt 72.60%
Djibouti 70.20%
Kyrgyz Republic 60.50%
Indonesia 55.80%
Myanmar 54.30%
Honduras 50.30%
Georgia 43.00%
Bhutan 38.90%
El Salvador 29.50%
Bolivia 25.70%
Kosovo 24.40%
Moldova 15.80%
Ukraine 4.60%
Myanmar Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 54.30% -7.80%
2015 62.10% -7.80%