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Poverty headcount ratio at national poverty line (% of population)
National poverty rate is the percentage of the population living below the national poverty line. National estimates are based on population-weighted subgroup estimates from household surveys.
The most recent value available for each country is provided followed by the associated year for that value. Data are not available for all countries. Get the full dataset here.
Source: World Bank, World Development Indicators - 2015