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Percentage of population below national poverty line

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Population below national poverty line, rural, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199643.31
200434.61

Population below national poverty line, total, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199641.81
200430.91

Population below national poverty line, urban, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199621.61
20049.61

Footnotes:

  1. World Bank and National Source; Central Bureau of Statistics: Poverty Trends in Nepal (http://www.cbs.gov.np/Others/Poverty%20Assessment.pdf), Sept 2005; and Resilience Amidst Conflict: An Assessment of Poverty in Nepal, World Bank, June 2006

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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