Standard of living in Liberia

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Standard of living in Liberia


The continent: Africa
  
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 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Poverty in Liberia


Poverty gap - $3.10/day

48,62 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (ascending): 114 in the world of 119 (5,04%); 41 in Africa from 46 (13,04%)

Poverty gap - $1.90/day

28,14 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (ascending): 109 in the world of 117 (7,69%); 39 in Africa from 46 (17,39%)

Internally displaced persons

650 number of people[?] (2014)
(ascending): 11 in the world of 89 (88,76%); 2 in Africa from 28 (96,43%)
35,90 % (7,18 % annual) ↗
min: 650; max: 725 000; max-min: 724 350 (99,91%); mid: 362 825;
-362 175 (-55 719%)

GINI index

36,48 [?] (2007)
(2010) (ascending): 66 in the world of 145 (55,17%); 12 in Africa from 46 (76,09%)

Access to resources in Liberia


Access to electricity

9,80 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 181 in the world of 191 (5,76%); 43 in Africa from 53 (20,75%)
58,16 % (11,63 % annual) ↘
min: 0,100; max: 9,80; max-min: 9,70 (98,98%); mid: 4,95;
4,85 (49,49%)
18,91 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 180 in the world of 184 (2,72%); 44 in Africa from 48 (10,42%)
60,41 % (12,08 % annual) ↘
min: 0,100; max: 18,91; max-min: 18,81 (99,47%); mid: 9,50;
9,40 (49,74%)
1,20 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 197 in the world of 200 (2%); 49 in Africa from 52 (7,69%)
16,67 % (3,33 % annual) ↘
min: 0,100; max: 1,20; max-min: 1,10 (91,67%); mid: 0,650;
0,550 (45,83%)

Access to non-solid fuel

2,00 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 166 in the world of 174 (5,17%); 43 in Africa from 50 (16%)
2,00 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 169 in the world of 176 (4,55%); 46 in Africa from 52 (13,46%)
2,00 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 156 in the world of 175 (11,43%); 35 in Africa from 50 (32%)

Improved sanitation facilities

(descending): 187 in the world of 197 (5,58%); 44 in Africa from 54 (20,37%)
7,69 % (1,54 % annual) ↘
min: 12,50; max: 16,90; max-min: 4,40 (26,04%); mid: 14,70;
2,20 (13,02%)
(descending): 190 in the world of 197 (4,06%); 47 in Africa from 54 (14,81%)
3,93 % (0,786 % annual) ↘
min: 24,30; max: 28; max-min: 3,70 (13,21%); mid: 26,15;
1,85 (6,61%)
(descending): 188 in the world of 193 (3,11%); 49 in Africa from 54 (11,11%)
11,86 % (2,37 % annual) ↘
min: 3,60; max: 5,90; max-min: 2,30 (38,98%); mid: 4,75;
1,15 (19,49%)

Improved water source

(descending): 165 in the world of 197 (16,75%); 31 in Africa from 53 (43,40%)
5,95 % (1,19 % annual) ↘
min: 60,50; max: 75,60; max-min: 15,10 (19,97%); mid: 68,05;
7,55 (9,99%)
(descending): 169 in the world of 198 (15,15%); 34 in Africa from 53 (37,74%)
4,63 % (0,926 % annual) ↘
min: 74,60; max: 88,60; max-min: 14 (15,80%); mid: 81,60;
7 (7,90%)
(descending): 163 in the world of 193 (16,06%); 30 in Africa from 53 (45,28%)
5,91 % (1,18 % annual) ↘
min: 50; max: 62,60; max-min: 12,60 (20,13%); mid: 56,30;
6,30 (10,06%)

Poor people in Liberia


Prevalence of undernourishment

31,90 % of population[?] (2015)
(ascending): 104 in the world of 115 (10,43%); 36 in Africa from 44 (20,45%)
9,40 % (1,88 % annual) ↗
min: 27,60; max: 40,50; max-min: 12,90 (31,85%); mid: 34,05;
-2,15 (-6,74%)

Prevalence of wasting

5,60 % of children under 5[?] (2013)
(ascending): 56 in the world of 97 (43,30%); 22 in Africa from 43 (51,16%)
19,64 % (3,93 % annual) ↗
min: 4,30; max: 7,80; max-min: 3,50 (44,87%); mid: 6,05;
-0,450 (-8,04%)

65,70 % of urban population[?] (2014)
(ascending): 63 in the world of 83 (25,30%); 28 in Africa from 47 (42,55%)
3,17 % (0,633 % annual) ↗
min: 65,70; max: 68,30; max-min: 2,60 (3,81%); mid: 67;
-1,30 (-1,98%)

Gasoline prices in Liberia


Pump price for diesel fuel

0,940 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 31 in the world of 177 (83,05%); 8 in Africa from 48 (85,42%)
2,13 % (0,426 % annual) ↗
min: 0,770; max: 1,22; max-min: 0,450 (36,89%); mid: 0,995;
-0,055 (-5,85%)

Pump price for gasoline

0,910 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 23 in the world of 179 (87,71%); 4 in Africa from 48 (93,75%)
7,69 % (1,54 % annual) ↗
min: 0,750; max: 1,17; max-min: 0,420 (35,90%); mid: 0,960;
-0,050 (-5,49%)

Child Labour in Liberia


Child employment in agriculture

77,63 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 24 in the world of 35 (34,29%); 4 in Africa from 9 (66,67%)
80,33 {% of male[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 24 in the world of 35 (34,29%); 4 in Africa from 9 (66,67%)
73,60 {% of female[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 24 in the world of 35 (34,29%); 5 in Africa from 9 (55,56%)

Child employment in manufacturing

2,78 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 10 in the world of 35 (74,29%); 5 in Africa from 9 (55,56%)
2,34 {% of male[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 11 in the world of 34 (70,59%); 6 in Africa from 9 (44,44%)
3,43 {% of female[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 13 in the world of 35 (65,71%); 7 in Africa from 9 (33,33%)

Child employment in services

18,50 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 13 in the world of 34 (64,71%); 5 in Africa from 8 (50%)
16,21 {% of male[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 10 in the world of 33 (72,73%); 5 in Africa from 8 (50%)
21,91 {% of female[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 14 in the world of 34 (61,76%); 5 in Africa from 8 (50%)

Distribution of income in Liberia


Income share held by highest 10%

28,29 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 82 in the world of 145 (44,14%); 36 in Africa from 46 (23,91%)

Income share held by highest 20%

43,49 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 82 in the world of 145 (44,14%); 36 in Africa from 46 (23,91%)

Income share held by second 20%

11,77 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 60 in the world of 145 (59,31%); 6 in Africa from 46 (89,13%)

Income share held by third 20%

16,18 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 54 in the world of 145 (63,45%); 6 in Africa from 46 (89,13%)

Income share held by fourth 20%

22,06 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 62 in the world of 145 (57,93%); 10 in Africa from 46 (80,43%)

Income share held by lowest 20%

6,50 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 69 in the world of 145 (53,10%); 15 in Africa from 46 (69,57%)

Income share held by lowest 10%

2,37 %[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 78 in the world of 145 (46,90%); 19 in Africa from 46 (60,87%)