Standard of living in Colombia

Language versions of the website:

Colombia

Standard of living in Colombia


The continent: America
  
Iso2:CO
  
Iso3:COL

For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Poverty in Colombia


Poverty gap - $3.10/day

5 %[?] (2014)
(ascending): 41 in the world of 80 (50%); 14 place in America 18 (27,78%)
34,80 % (6,96 % annual) ↗
min: 5; max: 17,42; max-min: 12,42 (71,30%); mid: 11,21;
-6,21 (-124,20%)

Poverty gap - $1.90/day

2,31 %[?] (2014)
(ascending): 43 in the world of 78 (46,15%); 14 place in America 18 (27,78%)
28,57 % (5,71 % annual) ↗
min: 2,31; max: 10,78; max-min: 8,47 (78,57%); mid: 6,55;
-4,24 (-183,33%)

Internally displaced persons

21 344 number of people[?] (2014)
(ascending): 61 in the world of 89 (32,58%); 10 place in America 15 (40%)
13 955 % (2 791 % annual) ↗
min: 9 093; max: 4 000 000; max-min: 3 990 907 (99,77%); mid: 2 004 547;
-1 983 203 (-9 292%)

GINI index

53,50 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 107 in the world of 113 (6,19%); 18 place in America 20 (15%)
3,74 % (0,748 % annual) ↗
min: 51,32; max: 58,74; max-min: 7,42 (12,63%); mid: 55,03;
-1,53 (-2,86%)

Access to resources in Colombia


Access to electricity

97 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 93 in the world of 191 (51,83%); 12 place in America 34 (67,65%)
0,309 % (0,062 % annual) ↘
min: 92; max: 97; max-min: 5 (5,15%); mid: 94,50;
2,50 (2,58%)
99,70 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 117 in the world of 211 (45,02%); 27 place in America 43 (39,53%)
0,524 % (0,105 % annual) ↘
min: 98,56; max: 100; max-min: 1,44 (1,44%); mid: 99,28;
0,418 (0,419%)
87,90 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 123 in the world of 200 (39%); 33 place in America 39 (17,95%)
3,64 % (0,728 % annual) ↗
min: 73,60; max: 91,10; max-min: 17,50 (19,21%); mid: 82,35;
5,55 (6,31%)

Access to non-solid fuel

85,88 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 80 in the world of 174 (54,60%); 19 place in America 30 (40%)
0,829 % (0,166 % annual) ↘
min: 72,17; max: 85,88; max-min: 13,71 (15,96%); mid: 79,03;
6,86 (7,98%)
97,55 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 86 in the world of 176 (51,70%); 14 place in America 30 (56,67%)
0,039 % (0,0078640 % annual) ↘
min: 97,51; max: 97,55; max-min: 0,038 (0,039%); mid: 97,53;
0,019 (0,020%)
49,81 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 94 in the world of 175 (46,86%); 25 place in America 32 (25%)
3,40 % (0,679 % annual) ↘
min: 48,11; max: 49,81; max-min: 1,69 (3,40%); mid: 48,96;
0,846 (1,70%)

Improved sanitation facilities

(descending): 112 in the world of 197 (43,65%); 29 place in America 37 (24,32%)
2,22 % (0,444 % annual) ↘
min: 69; max: 81,10; max-min: 12,10 (14,92%); mid: 75,05;
6,05 (7,46%)
(descending): 119 in the world of 197 (40,10%); 28 place in America 37 (27,03%)
0,704 % (0,141 % annual) ↘
min: 82; max: 85,20; max-min: 3,20 (3,76%); mid: 83,60;
1,60 (1,88%)
(descending): 114 in the world of 193 (41,45%); 27 place in America 36 (27,78%)
6,63 % (1,33 % annual) ↘
min: 40,90; max: 67,90; max-min: 27,00 (39,76%); mid: 54,40;
13,50 (19,88%)

Improved water source

(descending): 124 in the world of 197 (37,56%); 30 place in America 37 (21,62%)
0,438 % (0,088 % annual) ↘
min: 88,40; max: 91,40; max-min: 3 (3,28%); mid: 89,90;
1,50 (1,64%)
(descending): 123 in the world of 198 (38,38%); 28 place in America 38 (28,95%)
0,103 % (0,021 % annual) ↗
min: 96,80; max: 97,50; max-min: 0,700 (0,718%); mid: 97,15;
-0,350 (-0,362%)
(descending): 144 in the world of 193 (25,91%); 33 place in America 36 (11,11%)
0,813 % (0,163 % annual) ↘
min: 68,80; max: 73,80; max-min: 5 (6,78%); mid: 71,30;
2,50 (3,39%)

Poor people in Colombia


Prevalence of undernourishment

8,80 % of population[?] (2015)
(ascending): 56 in the world of 115 (52,17%); 16 place in America 27 (44,44%)
21,59 % (4,32 % annual) ↗
min: 8,80; max: 14,60; max-min: 5,80 (39,73%); mid: 11,70;
-2,90 (-32,95%)

Prevalence of wasting

0,900 % of children under 5[?] (2010)
(ascending): 3 in the world of 97 (97,94%); 2 place in America 19 (94,74%)

13,10 % of urban population[?] (2014)
(ascending): 10 in the world of 83 (89,16%); 6 place in America 16 (68,75%)
7,33 % (1,47 % annual) ↗
min: 13,10; max: 31,20; max-min: 18,10 (58,01%); mid: 22,15;
-9,05 (-69,08%)

Gasoline prices in Colombia


Pump price for diesel fuel

1,04 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 54 in the world of 177 (70,06%); 10 place in America 29 (68,97%)
8,65 % (1,73 % annual) ↘
min: 0,190; max: 1,18; max-min: 0,990 (83,90%); mid: 0,685;
0,355 (34,13%)

Pump price for gasoline

1,08 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 44 in the world of 179 (75,98%); 8 place in America 31 (77,42%)
30,56 % (6,11 % annual) ↗
min: 0,230; max: 1,41; max-min: 1,18 (83,69%); mid: 0,820;
0,260 (24,07%)

Child Labour in Colombia


Child employment in agriculture

39,69 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 8 in the world of 35 (80%); 5 place in America 15 (73,33%)
10,06 % (2,01 % annual) ↗
min: 39,35; max: 45,85; max-min: 6,50 (14,18%); mid: 42,60;
-2,91 (-7,33%)
48,44 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 8 in the world of 35 (80%); 5 place in America 15 (73,33%)
8,90 % (1,78 % annual) ↗
min: 48,04; max: 55,11; max-min: 7,07 (12,83%); mid: 51,58;
-3,14 (-6,47%)
21,39 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 8 in the world of 35 (80%); 8 place in America 15 (53,33%)
2,85 % (0,570 % annual) ↗
min: 20,18; max: 22,91; max-min: 2,73 (11,92%); mid: 21,55;
-0,155 (-0,725%)

Child employment in manufacturing

12,46 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 26 in the world of 35 (28,57%); 10 place in America 15 (40%)
25,28 % (5,06 % annual) ↗
min: 10,76; max: 17,79; max-min: 7,03 (39,52%); mid: 14,28;
-1,82 (-14,57%)
9,45 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 23 in the world of 34 (35,29%); 8 place in America 14 (50%)
28,11 % (5,62 % annual) ↗
min: 9,45; max: 13,02; max-min: 3,57 (27,42%); mid: 11,24;
-1,79 (-18,89%)
18,77 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 28 in the world of 35 (22,86%); 12 place in America 15 (26,67%)
27,05 % (5,41 % annual) ↗
min: 11,96; max: 28,32; max-min: 16,36 (57,77%); mid: 20,14;
-1,37 (-7,30%)

Child employment in services

47,84 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 30 in the world of 34 (14,71%); 11 place in America 15 (33,33%)
18,12 % (3,62 % annual) ↘
min: 38,46; max: 47,84; max-min: 9,38 (19,61%); mid: 43,15;
4,69 (9,80%)
42,11 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 29 in the world of 33 (15,15%); 12 place in America 15 (26,67%)
21,75 % (4,35 % annual) ↘
min: 31,59; max: 42,11; max-min: 10,52 (24,98%); mid: 36,85;
5,26 (12,49%)
59,84 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 30 in the world of 34 (14,71%); 11 place in America 15 (33,33%)
9,57 % (1,91 % annual) ↘
min: 51,46; max: 65,81; max-min: 14,35 (21,81%); mid: 58,64;
1,21 (2,01%)

Distribution of income in Colombia


Income share held by highest 10%

42,16 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 8 in the world of 113 (93,81%); 3 place in America 20 (90%)
4,96 % (0,991 % annual) ↗
min: 39,49; max: 47,01; max-min: 7,52 (16,00%); mid: 43,25;
-1,09 (-2,59%)

Income share held by highest 20%

58,11 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 7 in the world of 113 (94,69%); 3 place in America 20 (90%)
3,30 % (0,661 % annual) ↗
min: 55,78; max: 62,58; max-min: 6,80 (10,87%); mid: 59,18;
-1,07 (-1,84%)

Income share held by second 20%

7,38 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 108 in the world of 113 (5,31%); 19 place in America 20 (10%)
6,50 % (1,30 % annual) ↘
min: 6,28; max: 8; max-min: 1,72 (21,50%); mid: 7,14;
0,240 (3,25%)

Income share held by third 20%

11,84 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 107 in the world of 113 (6,19%); 18 place in America 20 (15%)
5,74 % (1,15 % annual) ↘
min: 10,35; max: 12,58; max-min: 2,23 (17,73%); mid: 11,47;
0,375 (3,17%)

Income share held by fourth 20%

19,31 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 103 in the world of 113 (9,73%); 15 place in America 20 (30%)
3,06 % (0,611 % annual) ↘
min: 18,04; max: 20,44; max-min: 2,40 (11,74%); mid: 19,24;
0,070 (0,363%)

Income share held by lowest 20%

3,36 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 108 in the world of 113 (5,31%); 18 place in America 20 (15%)
5,06 % (1,01 % annual) ↘
min: 1,90; max: 3,68; max-min: 1,78 (48,37%); mid: 2,79;
0,570 (16,96%)

Income share held by lowest 10%

1,10 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 107 in the world of 113 (6,19%); 17 place in America 20 (20%)
4,55 % (0,909 % annual) ↘
min: 0,130; max: 1,34; max-min: 1,21 (90,30%); mid: 0,735;
0,365 (33,18%)