Population of African Countries below poverty line

The following table shows the percentage population of countries in Africa below poverty line as of June 2013

AFRICAN COUNTRY POPULATION %GE BELOW POVERTY LINE YEAR
Algeria 34,994,937 23.00% 2006
Egypt 79,356,000 20.00% 2005
Libya 6,597,960 7.40% 2005
Morocco 31,968,361 15.00% 2007
Sudan 32,661,000 46.50% 2009
South Sudan 9,280,000 50.60% 2009
Tunisia 10,629,186 3.80% 2005
Benin 9,325,032 37.40% 2007
Burkina Faso 15,034,000 46.70% 2009
Cote d’Ivoire 21,504,162 42.00% 2006
Gabon 1,518,000 32.70%
Gambia 1,791,000 48.40% 2010
Ghana 24,304,000 28.50% 2007
Guinea 10,589,000 47.00% 2006
Guinea-Bissau 1,596,677 64.70%
Liberia 3,786,764 80.00% 2000
Mali 13,803,000 36.10% 2005
Mauritania 3,256,000 40.00% 2004
Niger 15,085,000 63.00% 1993
Nigeria 155,215,573 70.00% 2010
Senegal 12,643,799 54.00% 2001
Sierra Leone 5,363,669 70.20% 2004
Togo 6,771,993 32.00% 1989
Djibouti 757,074 42.00% 2007
Eritrea 5,489,000 50.00% 2004
Ethiopia 86,834,000 29.20% 2010
Kenya 40,910,000 50.00% 2000
Malawi 15,879,252 53.00% 2004
Somalia 9,925,640
Tanzania 42,176,000 36.00% 2002
Angola 13,338,541 40.50% 2006
Burundi 8,436,000 68.00% 2002
Cameroon 19,711,291 48.00% 2000
Central African Republic 4,744,000 62.00%
Chad 10,478,000 80.00% 2001
Democratic Republic of Congo 71,712,867 71.00% 2006
Republic of Congo 3,977,000 46.50% 2011
Equatorial Guinea 668,225 76.80%
Rwanda 10,208,000 44.90% 2011
Uganda 34,612,250 24.50% 2009
Zambia 13,585,000 64.00% 2006
Botswana 1,853,000 30.30% 2003
Lesotho 1,924,886 56.60% 1999
Mozambique 22,017,000 52.00% 2009
Madagascar 21,851,000 50.00% 2004
Namibia 2,138,000 38.00% 2013
South Africa 49,004,031 50.60% 2009
Swaziland 1,176,000 69.00% 2006
Zimbabwe 12,084,304 68.00% 2004
Mauritius 8.00% 2006
Cape Verde 30% 2000
Comoros 60% 2002
Sao Tome and Principe 66.20% 2009

 

For more reading

http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Population-below-poverty-line

http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_African_countries_by_population

 

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