Russia Poverty Rate 1997-2022

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.
  • Russia poverty rate for 2020 was 2.90%, a 0.1% decline from 2019.
  • Russia poverty rate for 2019 was 3.00%, a 0.7% decline from 2018.
  • Russia poverty rate for 2018 was 3.70%, a 0.1% decline from 2017.
  • Russia poverty rate for 2017 was 3.80%, a 0.3% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 44.70%
Colombia 38.30%
Peru 32.90%
Ecuador 30.60%
Mexico 28.10%
Paraguay 17.90%
Costa Rica 16.10%
Dominican Republic 15.20%
Brazil 13.10%
Thailand 6.40%
Russia 2.90%
Belarus 0.10%
Russia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2020 2.90% -0.10%
2019 3.00% -0.70%
2018 3.70% -0.10%
2017 3.80% -0.30%
2016 4.10% 0.00%
2015 4.10% 0.50%
2014 3.60% -0.20%
2013 3.80% -0.50%
2012 4.30% -0.40%
2011 4.70% -0.90%
2010 5.60% -1.40%
2009 7.00% -0.30%
2008 7.30% -3.90%
2007 11.20% -4.10%
2006 15.30% -3.20%
2005 18.50% -3.30%
2004 21.80% -2.90%
2003 24.70% -1.50%
2002 26.20% -4.90%
2001 31.10% -6.80%
2000 37.90% -5.50%
1999 43.40% 11.80%
1998 31.60% 5.60%
1997 26.00% 5.60%