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Source: World Development Indicators | The World Bank

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Country or AreaYearValue 
Afghanistan201135.81
Afghanistan200736.32
Albania201214.33
Albania200812.44
Albania200518.54
Albania200225.44
Angola200836.65
Armenia201430.06
Armenia201332.07
Armenia201232.48
Armenia201135.09
Armenia201035.810
Armenia200934.110
Armenia200827.610
Armenia200148.311
Azerbaijan20126.012
Azerbaijan20117.612
Azerbaijan20109.112
Azerbaijan200910.912
Azerbaijan200813.212
Azerbaijan200715.812
Azerbaijan200149.613
Bangladesh201031.514
Bangladesh200540.015
Bangladesh200048.915
Belarus20155.116
Belarus20144.817
Belarus20135.517
Belarus20126.317
Belarus20117.318
Belarus20105.218
Belarus20095.419
Belarus20086.119
Belarus20077.719
Belarus200611.119
Belarus200512.719
Belarus200417.819
Belarus200327.119
Belarus200230.519
Belarus200128.919
Belarus200041.919
Benin201136.220
Benin200935.220
Benin200733.321
Benin200637.222
Bhutan201212.023
Bhutan200723.224
Bolivia201439.325
Bolivia201339.126
Bolivia201243.426

Footnotes

1 - Source : World Bank estimates The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by World Bank. Most Recent Comparable Series:2007,2011. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?sour
2 - Source : World Bank Source; Poverty figures are not comparable due to seasonality and changes in the questionnaires used The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by World Bank. Most Recent Comparable Series:2007,2011. The complete series
3 - Source : Instat and World Bank (2013). ALBANIA: TRENDS IN POVERTY 2002-2005-2008-2012 The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by World Bank. Most Recent Comparable Series:2002,2005,2008,2012. The complete series can be downloaded from t
4 - Source : World Bank Source; Albania: trends in poverty 2002-2005-2008 The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by World Bank. Most Recent Comparable Series:2002,2005,2008,2012. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, ht
5 - Source : Angola -Inquérito Integrado sobre o Bem-Estar da População IBEP, 2010 The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2008. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://d
6 - Source : Social snapshot and poverty in Armenia, 2015 The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2001,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank,
7 - Source : Social snapshot and poverty in Armenia, 2014 The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2001,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank,
8 - Source : Social snapshot and poverty in Armenia, 2013. Poverty profile and labor market developments in 2008-2012. National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Rece
9 - Source : Social snapshot and poverty in Armenia, 2012. Poverty profile and Labor Market developments in 2008-2011. National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recen
10 - Source : Social snapshot and poverty in Armenia, 2011. Poverty profile and Labor Market developments in 2008-2010. National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recen
11 - Source : World Bank Source; Armenia: Poverty Assessment (In Three Volumes) Volume I: A Summary of Findings, Report No: 27192-AM, Nov 2003 The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by World Bank. Most Recent Comparable Series:2001,2008,200
12 - Source : Statistical yearbook of Azerbaijan, 2013. State Statistical Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2001,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013.
13 - Source : World Bank Source; Azerbaijan: Living Conditions Assessment Report, Report No. 52801-AZ, March 2010 The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by World Bank. Most Recent Comparable Series:2001,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013. T
14 - Source : Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics Source; HIES 2010; based on the BBS method anchored to HIES (2005) upper poverty lines; inflation adjustment based on HIES data, not CPI. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Mos
15 - Source : World Bank Source; HIES 1991/92, 1995/96, 2000, and 2005; based on the BBS method anchored to HIES (2005) upper poverty lines deflated to adjust for inflation to generate comparable poverty lines for earlier years. The national poverty line is a
16 - Source : Social conditions and living standards of the population in the Republic of Belarus. National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2
17 - Source : Social conditions and living standards of the population in the Republic of Belarus. National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series
18 - Source : National Source (http://www.belstat.gov.by); incorporated in the IBRD Program Document for the Belarus Development Policy Loan The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2001,2002,2
19 - Source : National Source (http://www.belstat.gov.by); incorporated in the IBRD Program Document for the Belarus Development Policy Loan (P117681) The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2
20 - Source : Enquete Modulaire Integree sur les Conditions de Vie des Menages 2ème Édition (EMICov 2011) - Note sur la pauvrete au Benin The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2006,2007,2009,2011
21 - Source : Enquête Modulaire Intégrée sur les Conditions de Vie des Ménages (EMICoV): Principaux indicateurs The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2006,2007,2009,2011. The complete series can
22 - Source : Enquête Modulaire Intégrée sur les Conditions de Vie des Ménages (EMICoV) - Rapport de synthese The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2006,2007,2009,2011. The complete series can b
23 - Source : National Source. Bhutan Poverty Analysis 2012. National Statistics Bureau Royal Government of Bhutan and the World Bank. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2007,2012. 2nd Most R
24 - Source : National Source; estimates for 2003 and 2007 are not comparable. Poverty Analysis Report 2007. National Statistics Bureau Royal Government of Bhutan (December 2007) and Poverty and Inequality in Bhutan (2004). The national poverty line is absolu
25 - The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:1999,2000,2001,2002,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2011,2012,2013,2014. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.world
26 - Source : National Source (www.ine.gov.bo and www.udape.gov.bo) Encuesta de Hogares; Moderate Poverty Line (individuals) The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:1999,2000,2001,2002,2004,2005,20
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World Development Indicators

Source:  The World Bank

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