Indicator Information


Indicators 1.2.1: Proportion of the population living below the national poverty line, by sex and age


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 HIES, 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
2019 Total 20.5000
2025(Target) Total 12.17
2030(Target) Total 7.02
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 HIES, 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
2019 Total 10.5000
2025(Target) Total 5.28
2030(Target) Total 2.55
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