Mongolia Poverty Rate 1995-2021

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.
  • Mongolia poverty rate for 2018 was 27.10%, a 2.8% decline from 2016.
  • Mongolia poverty rate for 2016 was 29.90%, a 11.7% increase from 2014.
  • Mongolia poverty rate for 2014 was 18.20%, a 5.3% decline from 2012.
  • Mongolia poverty rate for 2012 was 23.50%, a 8.4% decline from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Nigeria 92.00%
Angola 88.50%
Pakistan 76.20%
Lao PDR 70.40%
Kyrgyz Republic 54.80%
Indonesia 53.20%
Honduras 50.40%
Philippines 46.90%
Georgia 42.50%
Mongolia 27.10%
El Salvador 26.30%
Bolivia 23.40%
Vietnam 22.40%
Moldova 12.80%
Ukraine 3.40%
Mongolia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2018 27.10% -2.80%
2016 29.90% 11.70%
2014 18.20% -5.30%
2012 23.50% -8.40%
2011 31.90% -5.50%
2010 37.40% -2.80%
2007 40.20% -27.20%
2002 67.40% -22.20%
1998 89.60% 19.40%
1995 70.20% 19.40%