Urban poverty gap at national poverty lines (%) (S.America) - 2007
* Data Description : Urban poverty gap at national poverty lines is the urban 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 "Urban poverty gap at national poverty lines (%)" in the S.America (2007) : Bolivia(21,2), Ecuador(8,4), Peru(8), Uruguay(6,8).