Poverty rate at $1.9 a day of India fell gradually from 44.76 % in 1987 to 21.23 % in 2011.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Population below $1.9 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $1.9 a day at 2005 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.