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Poorest quintile's share in national income or consumption, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19911.9 
19952.1 
19962.2 
19973.4 
20002.4 
20012.2 
20022.4 
20042.5 
20062.5 
20093.6 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199116.9123
199511.5123
199612.4123
19977.2123
200011.5123
200113.8123
200210.8123
20049.2123
20069.5123

Poverty gap ratio at $1 a day (PPP), percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19917.8123
19954.5123
19965123
19971.9123
20004.3123
20016123
20023.5123
20042.7123
20063.1123

Proportion of employed people living below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19974.84

Footnotes:

  1. Based on nominal per capita income averages and distributions estimated from household survey data.
  2. Based on Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) dollars imputed using regression.
  3. Source: http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet
  4. Living Standards Survey, 1997

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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