Montenegro Poverty Rate 2012-2022

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.
  • Montenegro poverty rate for 2018 was 16.80%, a 1.4% increase from 2017.
  • Montenegro poverty rate for 2017 was 15.40%, a 0.2% decline from 2016.
  • Montenegro poverty rate for 2016 was 15.60%, a 3.7% decline from 2015.
  • Montenegro poverty rate for 2015 was 19.30%, a 1.2% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 42.50%
Colombia 28.20%
Mexico 26.60%
Ecuador 24.20%
Peru 22.30%
Brazil 20.80%
China 19.00%
North Macedonia 17.90%
Albania 16.90%
Montenegro 16.80%
Paraguay 15.60%
Serbia 14.30%
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%
Montenegro Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 16.80% 1.40%
2017 15.40% -0.20%
2016 15.60% -3.70%
2015 19.30% -1.20%
2014 20.50% 0.30%
2013 20.20% -3.40%
2012 23.60% -3.40%