Rural poverty gap at national poverty lines (%) (World) - 2007
* Data Description : Rural poverty gap at national poverty lines is the rural populations mean shortfall from the poverty lines (counting the nonpoor as having zero shortfall) as a percentage of the poverty lines. This measure reflects the depth of poverty as well as its incidence.
* Data Source : Worldbank.org
* By changing the date from the drop-down menu, you can view statistics on maps since 2000.
* Countries with the highest value of "Rural poverty gap at national poverty lines (%)" in the World (2007) : Bolivia(47.9), Peru(30.4), Ecuador(29.1), Liberia(26.3), Guinea(22), Cameroon(17.5), East Timor(15.5), Cape Verde(14.3), Benin(10.1), Syria(8.3).