Standard of living in Belize

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Standard of living in Belize


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Poverty in Belize


Poverty gap - $3.10/day

11,59 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (ascending): 43 in the world of 112 (62,50%); 13 place in America 24 (50%)
18,03 % (3,61 % annual) ↘
min: 9,39; max: 14,54; max-min: 5,15 (35,42%); mid: 11,97;
-0,375 (-3,24%)

Poverty gap - $1.90/day

6,22 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (ascending): 55 in the world of 111 (51,35%); 15 place in America 24 (41,67%)
25,40 % (5,08 % annual) ↘
min: 4,53; max: 7,83; max-min: 3,30 (42,15%); mid: 6,18;
0,040 (0,643%)

Internally displaced persons

126 number of people[?] (2013)
(ascending): 3 in the world of 89 (97,75%); 1 place in America 15 (100%)
130,48 % (26,10 % annual) ↗
min: 126; max: 400; max-min: 274 (68,50%); mid: 263;
-137 (-108,73%)

GINI index

53,26 [?] (1999)
(2000) (ascending): 89 in the world of 114 (22,81%); 12 place in America 26 (57,69%)
8,05 % (1,61 % annual) ↗
min: 53,26; max: 60,91; max-min: 7,65 (12,56%); mid: 57,09;
-3,83 (-7,18%)

Access to resources in Belize


Access to electricity

100 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 6 in the world of 191 (97,38%); 1 place in America 34 (100%)
0,700 % (0,140 % annual) ↘
min: 91,02; max: 100; max-min: 8,98 (8,98%); mid: 95,51;
4,49 (4,49%)
100 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 14 in the world of 184 (92,93%); 3 place in America 34 (94,12%)
100 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 4 in the world of 200 (98,50%); 1 place in America 39 (100%)
2 % (0,400 % annual) ↘
min: 89,07; max: 100; max-min: 10,93 (10,93%); mid: 94,53;
5,47 (5,47%)

Access to non-solid fuel

85,89 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 81 in the world of 174 (54,02%); 20 place in America 30 (36,67%)
0,725 % (0,145 % annual) ↘
min: 73,17; max: 85,89; max-min: 12,73 (14,82%); mid: 79,53;
6,36 (7,41%)
97,61 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 89 in the world of 176 (50%); 17 place in America 30 (46,67%)
0,583 % (0,117 % annual) ↗
min: 97,61; max: 98,18; max-min: 0,569 (0,580%); mid: 97,89;
-0,285 (-0,292%)
76,46 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 77 in the world of 175 (56,57%); 17 place in America 32 (50%)
2,27 % (0,455 % annual) ↘
min: 74,73; max: 76,46; max-min: 1,74 (2,27%); mid: 75,59;
0,869 (1,14%)

Improved sanitation facilities

(descending): 90 in the world of 197 (54,82%); 19 place in America 37 (51,35%)
1,44 % (0,287 % annual) ↘
min: 75,90; max: 90,60; max-min: 14,70 (16,23%); mid: 83,25;
7,25 (8,01%)
(descending): 86 in the world of 197 (56,85%); 17 place in America 37 (56,76%)
0,963 % (0,193 % annual) ↘
min: 77,20; max: 93,50; max-min: 16,30 (17,43%); mid: 85,35;
8,15 (8,72%)
(descending): 84 in the world of 193 (56,99%); 18 place in America 36 (52,78%)
1,93 % (0,385 % annual) ↘
min: 74,80; max: 88,20; max-min: 13,40 (15,19%); mid: 81,50;
6,70 (7,60%)

Improved water source

(descending): 53 in the world of 197 (73,60%); 5 place in America 37 (89,19%)
2,31 % (0,462 % annual) ↘
min: 72,90; max: 99,50; max-min: 26,60 (26,73%); mid: 86,20;
13,30 (13,37%)
(descending): 84 in the world of 198 (58,08%); 14 place in America 38 (65,79%)
1,52 % (0,303 % annual) ↘
min: 87,40; max: 98,90; max-min: 11,50 (11,63%); mid: 93,15;
5,75 (5,81%)
(descending): 1 in the world of 193 (100%); 1 place in America 36 (100%)
2,90 % (0,580 % annual) ↘
min: 59,80; max: 100; max-min: 40,20 (40,20%); mid: 79,90;
20,10 (20,10%)

Poor people in Belize


Prevalence of undernourishment

6,20 % of population[?] (2015)
(ascending): 42 in the world of 115 (64,35%); 10 place in America 27 (66,67%)
8,06 % (1,61 % annual) ↘
min: 5; max: 9,70; max-min: 4,70 (48,45%); mid: 7,35;
-1,15 (-18,55%)

Prevalence of wasting

3,30 % of children under 5[?] (2011)
(ascending): 53 in the world of 97 (46,39%); 16 place in America 19 (21,05%)
8,48 % (1,70 % annual) ↘
min: 1,90; max: 3,30; max-min: 1,40 (42,42%); mid: 2,60;
0,700 (21,21%)

10,80 % of urban population[?] (2014)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 83 (96,39%); 3 place in America 16 (87,50%)
41,80 % (8,36 % annual) ↗
min: 10,80; max: 18,70; max-min: 7,90 (42,25%); mid: 14,75;
-3,95 (-36,57%)

Gasoline prices in Belize


Pump price for diesel fuel

1,21 US$ per liter[?] (2012)
(ascending): 142 in the world of 177 (20,34%); 28 place in America 29 (6,90%)
19,01 % (3,80 % annual) ↘
min: 0,530; max: 1,21; max-min: 0,680 (56,20%); mid: 0,870;
0,340 (28,10%)

Pump price for gasoline

1,37 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 98 in the world of 179 (45,81%); 22 place in America 31 (32,26%)
17,52 % (3,50 % annual) ↘
min: 0,700; max: 1,44; max-min: 0,740 (51,39%); mid: 1,07;
0,300 (21,90%)

Child Labour in Belize


Child employment in agriculture

54,66 {% of total[?]}
(2001)
(ascending): 11 in the world of 49 (79,59%); 8 place in America 17 (58,82%)

Child employment in manufacturing

3,77 {% of total[?]}
(2001)
(ascending): 18 in the world of 44 (61,36%); 2 place in America 17 (94,12%)

Child employment in services

39,09 {% of total[?]}
(2001)
(ascending): 41 in the world of 48 (16,67%); 11 place in America 17 (41,18%)

Distribution of income in Belize


Income share held by highest 10%

42,43 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (descending): 21 in the world of 113 (82,30%); 13 place in America 25 (52%)
3,98 % (0,797 % annual) ↗
min: 42,43; max: 52,50; max-min: 10,07 (19,18%); mid: 47,47;
-5,04 (-11,87%)

Income share held by highest 20%

57,69 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (descending): 23 in the world of 113 (80,53%); 14 place in America 25 (48%)
5,63 % (1,13 % annual) ↗
min: 57,69; max: 65,40; max-min: 7,71 (11,79%); mid: 61,55;
-3,86 (-6,68%)

Income share held by second 20%

7,68 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (descending): 85 in the world of 113 (25,66%); 9 place in America 25 (68%)
23,05 % (4,61 % annual) ↘
min: 5,91; max: 7,68; max-min: 1,77 (23,05%); mid: 6,80;
0,885 (11,52%)

Income share held by third 20%

12,01 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (descending): 87 in the world of 113 (23,89%); 11 place in America 25 (60%)
7,16 % (1,43 % annual) ↘
min: 9,75; max: 12,01; max-min: 2,26 (18,82%); mid: 10,88;
1,13 (9,41%)

Income share held by fourth 20%

19,40 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (descending): 91 in the world of 113 (20,35%); 15 place in America 25 (44%)
1,34 % (0,268 % annual) ↗
min: 15,24; max: 19,66; max-min: 4,42 (22,48%); mid: 17,45;
1,95 (10,05%)

Income share held by lowest 20%

3,21 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (descending): 99 in the world of 113 (13,27%); 17 place in America 25 (36%)
26,79 % (5,36 % annual) ↘
min: 2,35; max: 3,35; max-min: 1 (29,85%); mid: 2,85;
0,360 (11,21%)

Income share held by lowest 10%

0,930 %[?] (1999)
(2000) (descending): 105 in the world of 113 (7,96%); 19 place in America 25 (28%)
19,35 % (3,87 % annual) ↘
min: 0,640; max: 1,03; max-min: 0,390 (37,86%); mid: 0,835;
0,095 (10,22%)