Population of African Countries below poverty line

Population of African Countries below poverty line

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