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Human Development Data for the Arab States

Population living below $1.25 PPP per day (%)

Percentage of the population living below the international poverty line $1.25 (in purchasing power parity terms) a day.

Source: World Bank (2011)


Country/Region 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007
Algeria .. .. .. .. ..
Egypt .. 1.8 2 .. ..
Iraq .. .. .. .. 4
Jordan .. .. .. 0.4 ..
Mauritania .. 21.2 .. .. ..
Morocco .. .. .. .. 2.5
Tunisia 5.9 2.6 .. .. ..
Yemen .. .. 17.5 .. ..