Poverty headcount ratio at $1.25 a day (PPP) (% of population) - MDGs - Millenium Development Goals - African Development Indicators
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Population below $1.25 a day is the percentage of the population living on less than $1.25 a day at 2005 international prices. As a result of revisions in PPP exchange rates, poverty rates for individual countries cannot be compared with poverty rates reported in earlier editions. Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. The international poverty lines are based on nationally representative primary household surveys conducted by national statistical offices or by private agencies under the supervision of government or international agencies and obtained from government statistical offices and World Bank Group country departments. Note: Data showing as 2.0 signifies a poverty rate of less than 2.0 percent.