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Guatemala's Population in Poverty

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This indicator showes the percentage of the population living on less than $1.90 a day at 2011 international prices. A measure widely used to guage income poverty.

Guatemala is reported as having 8.7% of its population in povery, this places Guatemala 46th of the 78 countries which have people living in povery.

Guatemala's data is highlighted in the table below, use the filter and sort order options to allow easy comparison with other countries.

Data source: United Nations, Washington D.C.


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Madagascar 77.6
Congo, Dem. Rep 76.6
Burundi 71.8
Malawi 70.3
Guinea-Bissau 67.1
Central African Republic 66.3
Mozambique 62.9
Zambia 57.5
Rwanda 55.5
Nigeria 53.5
Togo 49.8
Mali 49.7
Benin 49.5
Tanzania 49.1
Niger 44.5
Brunei Darussalam 43.7
Uganda 41.7
Liberia 40.9
Sierra Leone 40.1
Chad 38.4
Senegal 38.0
Papua New Guinea 38.0
Congo, Rep. 37.0
Kenya 36.8
Guinea 35.3
Zimbabwe 33.9
Ethiopia 30.8
Eswatini 28.4
Cote d'Ivoire 28.2
Lesotho 26.9
Haiti 24.2
Cameroon 23.8
Laos 22.7
India 21.2
South Africa 18.9
Yemen, Rep. 18.8
Comoros 17.6
Honduras 16.5
Botswana 16.1
Nepal 15.0
Bangladesh 14.8
Namibia 13.4
Ghana 13.3
Sudan 12.7
Gambia 10.1
Guatemala 8.7
Philippines 6.1
Mauritania 6.0
Serbia 5.5
Tajikistan 4.8
Indonesia 4.6
Georgia 4.5
Bolivia 4.5
North Macedonia 4.4
Brazil 4.4
Colombia 4.1
Pakistan 3.9
Gabon 3.4
Ecuador 3.3
Nicaragua 3.2
Egypt 3.2
Peru 2.6
Armenia 2.1
Myanmar 2.0
Vietnam 1.9
Mexico 1.7
Albania 1.7
Paraguay 1.6
Bhutan 1.5
El Salvador 1.5
Morocco 1.0
Kyrgyzstan 0.9
Sri Lanka 0.8
China 0.5
Mongolia 0.5
Algeria 0.5
Dominican Republic 0.4
Tunisia 0.2
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.1
Jordan 0.1


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