An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

India - Poverty headcount ratio at $1.9 a day based on purchasing-power-parity in constant prices of 2011

21.23
(%)
in 2011

Poverty rate at $1.9 a day of India fell gradually from 44.76 % in 1987 to 21.23 % in 2011.

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.

Date Value Change, %
2011 21.23 -31.74 %
2009 31.10 -18.61 %
2004 38.21 -16.77 %
1993 45.91 2.57 %
1987 44.76 -16.90 %
1983 53.86