Georgia - Poverty headcount ratio

Poverty headcount ratio at $1.90 a day (2011 PPP) (% of population)

The value for Poverty headcount ratio at $1.90 a day (2011 PPP) (% of population) in Georgia was 8.30 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 21.00 in 2000 and a minimum value of 6.00 in 1996.

Definition: Poverty headcount ratio at $1.90 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $1.90 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.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For mor

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Year Value
1996 6.00
1997 17.60
1998 15.70
1999 19.90
2000 21.00
2001 20.90
2002 16.90
2003 17.40
2004 16.80
2005 16.20
2006 13.90
2007 16.30
2008 15.50
2009 15.40
2010 19.60
2011 17.80
2012 15.50
2013 11.50
2014 9.80
2015 8.30

Poverty headcount ratio at $3.20 a day (2011 PPP) (% of population)

The value for Poverty headcount ratio at $3.20 a day (2011 PPP) (% of population) in Georgia was 25.30 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 49.40 in 2001 and a minimum value of 18.20 in 1996.

Definition: Poverty headcount ratio at $3.20 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $3.20 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.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For mor

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Year Value
1996 18.20
1997 38.30
1998 36.90
1999 43.80
2000 46.70
2001 49.40
2002 41.60
2003 41.80
2004 38.80
2005 38.30
2006 35.80
2007 38.80
2008 36.70
2009 37.50
2010 40.20
2011 38.40
2012 36.10
2013 29.90
2014 26.60
2015 25.30

Poverty headcount ratio at national poverty lines (% of population)

The value for Poverty headcount ratio at national poverty lines (% of population) in Georgia was 21.30 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 37.40 in 2007 and a minimum value of 20.80 in 2015.

Definition: National poverty headcount ratio is the percentage of the population living below the national poverty lines. National estimates are based on population-weighted subgroup estimates from household surveys.

Source: World Bank, Global Poverty Working Group. Data are compiled from official government sources or are computed by World Bank staff using national (i.e. country–specific) poverty lines.

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Year Value
2002 32.60
2003 33.20
2004 32.60
2005 33.20
2006 34.70
2007 37.40
2008 33.40
2009 33.50
2010 36.10
2011 32.50
2012 28.90
2013 25.60
2014 22.40
2015 20.80
2016 21.30

Poverty headcount ratio at $5.50 a day (2011 PPP) (% of population)

The value for Poverty headcount ratio at $5.50 a day (2011 PPP) (% of population) in Georgia was 54.80 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 78.20 in 2001 and a minimum value of 43.30 in 1996.

Definition: 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.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For mor

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Year Value
1996 43.30
1997 66.90
1998 66.80
1999 73.80
2000 75.60
2001 78.20
2002 71.60
2003 71.70
2004 69.10
2005 68.50
2006 67.30
2007 69.90
2008 66.70
2009 66.60
2010 68.70
2011 67.80
2012 65.60
2013 59.00
2014 55.00
2015 54.80

Classification

Topic: Poverty Indicators

Sub-Topic: Poverty rates