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

South Africa - Poverty headcount ratio at $1.9 PPP a day

16.6
(%)
in 2011

Poverty rate of South Africa fell gradually from 29.3 % in 1993 to 16.6 % in 2011.

The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›

Population below $1.90 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $1.90 a day at 2011 international prices.

World in 2020 Try now

World in 2020

Access and compare forecasts for more than 50 indicators related to a country’s economic, demographic, and energy futures from leading international institutions. Assess the historic quality of forecasts with our Forecast Accuracy Tracking Tool™ and select the most accurate forecast to support your analysis.

Date Value Change, %
2011 16.6 -1.95 %
2008 16.9 -33.61 %
2006 25.4 -21.94 %
2000 32.6 -3.61 %
1996 33.8 -3.23 %
1995 34.9 19.29 %
1993 29.3