Armenia Poverty Rate 1999-2024

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.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2021 was 51.70%, a 1.5% decline from 2020.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2020 was 53.20%, a 1.1% increase from 2019.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2019 was 52.10%, a 3.2% increase from 2018.
  • Armenia poverty rate for 2018 was 48.90%, a 0.2% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % Under US $5.50 Per Day
Armenia 51.70%
Colombia 39.20%
Peru 33.70%
Ecuador 31.70%
Brazil 28.40%
Dominican Republic 23.20%
Paraguay 20.80%
Costa Rica 14.30%
Thailand 12.20%
Armenia Poverty Rate - Historical Data
Year % Under US $5.50 Per Day Change
2021 51.70% -1.50%
2020 53.20% 1.10%
2019 52.10% 3.20%
2018 48.90% 0.20%
2017 48.70% 6.30%
2016 42.40% -4.30%
2015 46.70% -4.40%
2014 51.10% -2.00%
2013 53.10% -2.10%
2012 55.20% -4.10%
2011 59.30% -2.80%
2010 62.10% 1.40%
2009 60.70% 8.60%
2008 52.10% -3.90%
2007 56.00% -6.80%
2006 62.80% -4.70%
2005 67.50% -6.00%
2004 73.50% -9.10%
2003 82.60% -0.30%
2002 82.90% -0.90%
2001 83.80% 1.50%
1999 82.30% 1.50%