Mauritius Poverty Rate 2006-2024

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.
  • Mauritius poverty rate for 2017 was 13.50%, a 5.9% decline from 2012.
  • Mauritius poverty rate for 2012 was 19.40%, a 3.4% decline from 2006.
  • Mauritius poverty rate for 2006 was 22.80%, a 22.8% increase from .
  • Mauritius poverty rate for was 0.00%, a 0% increase from .
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 48.70%
Colombia 33.70%
Peru 32.60%
China 32.00%
Gabon 31.20%
Brazil 27.10%
Ecuador 27.10%
Dominican Republic 25.50%
Albania 25.50%
North Macedonia 23.10%
Serbia 21.70%
Paraguay 21.00%
Iran 20.90%
Kazakhstan 18.80%
Montenegro 17.20%
Romania 16.30%
Thailand 15.10%
Mauritius 13.50%
Costa Rica 12.90%
Turkey 10.90%
Bulgaria 9.40%
Russia 5.30%
Belarus 3.30%
Mauritius Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2017 13.50% -5.90%
2012 19.40% -3.40%
2006 22.80% -3.40%