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Country or AreaYearValue 
Afghanistan201138.31
Afghanistan200738.22
Albania201215.33
Albania200814.64
Albania200524.24
Albania200229.64
Algeria20114.85
Angola200858.36
Armenia201429.97
Armenia201331.78
Armenia201232.19
Armenia201134.510
Armenia20103611
Armenia200934.911
Armenia200827.511
Armenia200147.912
Azerbaijan200142.513
Bangladesh201035.214
Bangladesh200543.815
Bangladesh200052.315
Belarus20158.716
Belarus20147.917
Belarus2013917
Belarus20129.417
Belarus201111.518
Belarus20108.918
Belarus20099.519
Belarus20089.719
Belarus200712.419
Belarus200615.519
Belarus200516.719
Belarus200050.819
Benin201139.720
Benin200938.420
Benin200736.121
Benin200638.822
Bhutan201216.723
Bhutan200730.924
Bolivia201457.625
Bolivia201359.926
Bolivia201261.226
Bolivia201161.326
Bolivia200966.426
Bolivia200873.627
Bolivia200777.326
Bolivia200676.527
Bolivia200577.626
Bolivia200477.728
Bolivia200278.829
Bolivia200177.729

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?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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 can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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 the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
5 - Source : La Pauvrete en Algerie en 2011. Direction Des Statistiques Sociales et des Revenus. Septembre 2014 The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2011. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
6 - 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://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
7 - 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, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
8 - 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, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
9 - 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 Recent Comparable Series:2001,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
10 - 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 Recent Comparable Series:2001,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
11 - 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 Recent Comparable Series:2001,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
12 - 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:2001,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2005,2010. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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 absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2005,2010. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
16 - Source : Social conditions and living standards of the population in the Republic of Belarus. National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus. The welfare measure used is consumption per adult equivalent. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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:2000,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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:2000,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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:2000,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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 be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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 be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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 Recent Comparable Series:2003. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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 absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2007,2012. 2nd Most Recent Comparable Series:2003. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
25 - The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2001,2002,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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:2000,2001,2002,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
27 - 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:2000,2001,2002,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
28 - Source : National Source (www.ine.gov.bo and www.udape.gov.bo) Encuesta de Hogares. This survey was carried out from 2003-2004. The official poverty rates are considered for both years. The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2001,2002,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
29 - Source : National Source (www.ine.gov.bo and www.udape.gov.bo) Encuesta Continua de Hogares- MECOVI; Moderate Poverty Line (individuals) The national poverty line is absolute. Data are produced by government. Most Recent Comparable Series:2000,2001,2002,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015. The complete series can be downloaded from the databank, http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=poverty-and-equity-database.
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World Development Indicators

Source:  The World Bank

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