Number of people living on $1.90 or less a day

Countries with the highest number of people living on $1.90 or less a day

Country% population earning >$1.90 poverty line
Madagascar81.8
Burundi77,7
Dem. Rep. of Congo77.2
Malawi70.9
Mozambique68.7
Liberia68.6
Guinea-Bissau CAR67.1
Uzbekistan66.8
Central African Republic66.3
Zambia64.4

Note: 12.7 percent of the world’s population lived at or below $1.90 a day

Source: World Bank Poverty Data based on most recent data (2011)