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Source: World Development Indicators | The World Bank

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Country or AreaYearValue 
Afghanistan20119.31
Afghanistan20078.31
Albania201232
Albania20082.63
Albania20055.33
Albania20026.63
Algeria20110.84
Angola200821.65
Armenia20144.56
Armenia20135.36
Armenia20125.16
Armenia20116.96
Armenia20104.66
Armenia20097.36
Armenia20084.76
Bangladesh20107.47
Bangladesh20059.88
Bangladesh200013.78
Benin201110.59
Benin200911.6 
Benin200710.111
Bhutan20123.612
Bhutan20078.112
Bolivia201430.513
Bolivia201332.913
Bolivia201235.413
Bolivia201134.413
Bolivia200939.313
Bolivia200843.313
Bolivia200747.913
Bolivia200650.513
Bolivia200554.313
Bolivia200445.913
Bolivia200253.113
Bolivia20015113
Bolivia200065.413
Botswana200218.414
Burkina Faso201411.615
Burkina Faso200917.516
Burkina Faso200325.416
Burundi201426.917
Côte d'Ivoire201521.518
Côte d'Ivoire200824.519
Côte d'Ivoire200217.119
Cabo Verde200714.320
Cameroon201422.921
Cameroon200717.522
Cameroon200117.322
Cameroon199641.322
Central African Republic20083523

Footnotes

1 - Source: Central Statistic Organization (CSO) ALCS 2013-14 Poverty report (http://cso.gov.af/Content/files/ALCS/POVERTY.pdf). Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
2 - Source: Instat and World Bank (2013). ALBANIA: TRENDS IN POVERTY 2002-2005-2008-2012. Poverty line is absolute. World Bank estimate.
3 - Source: Albania: trends in poverty 2002-2005-2008. Poverty line is absolute. World Bank estimate.
4 - Source: La Pauvrete en Algerie en 2011. Direction Des Statistiques Sociales et des Revenus. Septembre 2014. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
5 - Source: Angola -Inquérito Integrado sobre o Bem-Estar da População IBEP, 2010. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
6 - Source: National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
7 - 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. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
8 - 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. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
9 - Source: INSAE. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
11 - Source: Enquête Modulaire Intégrée sur les Conditions de Vie des Ménages (EMICoV). Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
12 - Source: Bhutan Living Standard Surveys (BLSS). National Statistics Bureau Royal Government of Bhutan and the World Bank. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
13 - Source: Encuesta Continua de Hogares- MECOVI; Moderate Poverty Line (individuals) (www.ine.gov.bo and www.udape.gov.bo) . Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
14 - Source: Botswana Selected Statistical Indicators 1966 -2016. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
15 - Source: Institut national de la statistique et de la démographie: Rapport Enquête multisectorielle continue (EMC) 2014 Profil de pauvreté et d’inégalités The welfare measure used is consumption per capita. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
16 - Source: Report No.: 69116-BF Burkina Faso Poverty Trends and Profile 2003-2009: A Policy Note 1 (June 2013) The welfare measure used is consumption per capita. Poverty line is absolute. World Bank estimate.
17 - Source: ECVMB 2014. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
18 - Source: Institut National de la Statistque: ENV 2015 Report The welfare measure used is consumption per capita. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
19 - Source: Institut National de la Statistque: ENV 2015 Report The welfare measure used is consumption per capita. Poverty line is absolute. World Bank estimate.
20 - Source: Instituto Nacional de Estatistica Cabo Verde: Questionário Unifacado de Indicadores Básicos de Bem-Estar QUIBB - CV, 2006. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
21 - Source: Institut National de la Statistique: PRESENTATION DES PREMIERS RESULTATS DE LA QUATRIEME ENQUÊTE CAMEROUNAISE AUPRES DES MENAGES (ECAM 4) DE 2014. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
22 - Source: Institut National de la Statistique: Tendances, profil et déterminants de la pauvreté au Cameroun entre 2001-2007. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
23 - Source: CAR2008 Rapport ECASEB et Profil 2008 pagine tabulé finalysé. Poverty line is absolute. Government estimate.
Source

World Development Indicators

Source:  The World Bank

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