Indicator Information


Indicators 1.2.1: Proportion of the population living below the national poverty line


Goal Type SDG
Goal 1 - End poverty in all its forms everywhere
Targets 1.2 - By 2030, reduce at least by half the proportion of men, women and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national definitions
Indicators 1.2.1.a : Proportion of population living below the national Upper poverty line, by region
DATA SOURCE (1) HIES, BBS, SID (2) Projection, BBS, SID
Unit %
Data Frequency Triennial (2016, 2019, 2022, 2025)
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Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ( % )
2016
Total 24.3000
Urban 18.9000
Rural 26.4000
2017 Total 23.1000
2018 Total 21.8000
2020(Target) Total 18.60
2025(Target) Total 14.40
2030(Target) Total 9.70
Goal Type SDG
Goal 1 - End poverty in all its forms everywhere
Targets 1.2 - By 2030, reduce at least by half the proportion of men, women and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national definitions
Indicators 1.2.1.b : Proportion of population living below the national Lower poverty line, by region
DATA SOURCE (1) HIES, BBS, SID (2) Projection, BBS, SID
Unit %
Data Frequency Triennial (2016, 2019, 2022, 2025)
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Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ( % )
2016
Total 12.9000
Urban 7.6000
Rural 14.9000
2017 Total 12.1000
2018 Total 11.3000
2020(Target) Total 8.90
2025(Target) Total 5.70
2030(Target) Total 3.00
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