Standard of living in Guyana

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Standard of living in Guyana


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Poverty in Guyana


Poverty gap - $3.10/day

11,19 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (ascending): 31 in the world of 112 (73,21%); 7 place in America 24 (75%)
64,61 % (12,92 % annual) ↗
min: 11,19; max: 25,65; max-min: 14,46 (56,37%); mid: 18,42;
-7,23 (-64,61%)

Poverty gap - $1.90/day

4,98 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (ascending): 34 in the world of 111 (70,27%); 5 place in America 24 (83,33%)
75,30 % (15,06 % annual) ↗
min: 4,98; max: 12,48; max-min: 7,50 (60,10%); mid: 8,73;
-3,75 (-75,30%)

GINI index

44,55 [?] (1998)
(2000) (ascending): 72 in the world of 114 (37,72%); 5 place in America 26 (84,62%)

Access to resources in Guyana


Access to electricity

79,47 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 120 in the world of 191 (37,70%); 31 place in America 34 (11,76%)
3,10 % (0,621 % annual) ↘
min: 72; max: 79,47; max-min: 7,47 (9,40%); mid: 75,73;
3,73 (4,70%)
90,54 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 133 in the world of 184 (28,26%); 33 place in America 34 (5,88%)
1,81 % (0,362 % annual) ↘
min: 88,90; max: 91,85; max-min: 2,95 (3,21%); mid: 90,38;
0,165 (0,183%)
75,05 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 124 in the world of 200 (38,50%); 34 place in America 39 (15,38%)
3,67 % (0,734 % annual) ↘
min: 63,66; max: 75,05; max-min: 11,39 (15,18%); mid: 69,36;
5,70 (7,59%)

Access to non-solid fuel

93,38 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 64 in the world of 174 (63,79%); 12 place in America 30 (63,33%)
1,28 % (0,255 % annual) ↘
min: 74,39; max: 93,38; max-min: 19,00 (20,34%); mid: 83,88;
9,50 (10,17%)
99,10 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 78 in the world of 176 (56,25%); 12 place in America 30 (63,33%)
0,026 % (0,0052292 % annual) ↗
min: 99,10; max: 99,13; max-min: 0,026 (0,026%); mid: 99,11;
-0,013 (-0,013%)
91,10 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 61 in the world of 175 (65,71%); 10 place in America 32 (71,88%)
1,81 % (0,363 % annual) ↘
min: 89,45; max: 91,10; max-min: 1,65 (1,81%); mid: 90,28;
0,827 (0,907%)

Improved sanitation facilities

(descending): 106 in the world of 197 (46,70%); 25 place in America 37 (35,14%)
0,597 % (0,119 % annual) ↘
min: 75,70; max: 83,70; max-min: 8 (9,56%); mid: 79,70;
4 (4,78%)
(descending): 109 in the world of 197 (45,18%); 24 place in America 37 (37,84%)
0,228 % (0,046 % annual) ↘
min: 84,80; max: 87,90; max-min: 3,10 (3,53%); mid: 86,35;
1,55 (1,76%)
(descending): 95 in the world of 193 (51,30%); 20 place in America 36 (47,22%)
0,610 % (0,122 % annual) ↘
min: 72; max: 82; max-min: 10 (12,20%); mid: 77;
5 (6,10%)

Improved water source

(descending): 70 in the world of 197 (64,97%); 10 place in America 37 (75,68%)
4,17 % (0,834 % annual) ↘
min: 79,20; max: 98,30; max-min: 19,10 (19,43%); mid: 88,75;
9,55 (9,72%)
(descending): 97 in the world of 198 (51,52%); 18 place in America 38 (55,26%)
1,22 % (0,244 % annual) ↘
min: 92,60; max: 98,20; max-min: 5,60 (5,70%); mid: 95,40;
2,80 (2,85%)
(descending): 63 in the world of 193 (67,88%); 7 place in America 36 (83,33%)
5,29 % (1,06 % annual) ↘
min: 73,60; max: 98,30; max-min: 24,70 (25,13%); mid: 85,95;
12,35 (12,56%)

Poor people in Guyana


Prevalence of undernourishment

10,60 % of population[?] (2015)
(ascending): 64 in the world of 115 (45,22%); 19 place in America 27 (33,33%)
12,26 % (2,45 % annual) ↗
min: 9,30; max: 22,80; max-min: 13,50 (59,21%); mid: 16,05;
-5,45 (-51,42%)

Prevalence of wasting

6,40 % of children under 5[?] (2014)
(ascending): 63 in the world of 97 (36,08%); 18 place in America 19 (10,53%)
13,75 % (2,75 % annual) ↘
min: 5,30; max: 13,30; max-min: 8,00 (60,15%); mid: 9,30;
-2,90 (-45,31%)

33,10 % of urban population[?] (2014)
(ascending): 27 in the world of 83 (68,67%); 11 place in America 16 (37,50%)
0,242 % (0,048 % annual) ↗
min: 33,10; max: 33,70; max-min: 0,600 (1,78%); mid: 33,40;
-0,300 (-0,906%)

Gasoline prices in Guyana


Pump price for diesel fuel

1,11 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 88 in the world of 177 (50,85%); 21 place in America 29 (31,03%)
23,42 % (4,68 % annual) ↘
min: 0,270; max: 1,11; max-min: 0,840 (75,68%); mid: 0,690;
0,420 (37,84%)

Pump price for gasoline

1,15 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 76 in the world of 179 (58,10%); 18 place in America 31 (45,16%)
19,13 % (3,83 % annual) ↘
min: 0,300; max: 1,15; max-min: 0,850 (73,91%); mid: 0,725;
0,425 (36,96%)

Distribution of income in Guyana


Income share held by highest 10%

34,11 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (descending): 47 in the world of 113 (59,29%); 21 place in America 25 (20%)

Income share held by highest 20%

49,56 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (descending): 49 in the world of 113 (57,52%); 22 place in America 25 (16%)

Income share held by second 20%

9,71 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (descending): 67 in the world of 113 (41,59%); 4 place in America 25 (88%)

Income share held by third 20%

14,74 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (descending): 54 in the world of 113 (53,10%); 4 place in America 25 (88%)

Income share held by fourth 20%

21,48 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (descending): 49 in the world of 113 (57,52%); 7 place in America 25 (76%)

Income share held by lowest 20%

4,52 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (descending): 82 in the world of 113 (28,32%); 6 place in America 25 (80%)

Income share held by lowest 10%

1,54 %[?] (1998)
(2000) (descending): 86 in the world of 113 (24,78%); 6 place in America 25 (80%)