Standard of living in Paraguay

Language versions of the website:

Paraguay

Standard of living in Paraguay


The continent: America
  
Iso2:PY
  
Iso3:PRY

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

Poverty in Paraguay


Poverty gap - $3.10/day

2,34 %[?] (2014)
(ascending): 32 in the world of 80 (61,25%); 8 place in America 18 (61,11%)
114,96 % (22,99 % annual) ↗
min: 1,19; max: 10,91; max-min: 9,72 (89,09%); mid: 6,05;
-3,71 (-158,55%)

Poverty gap - $1.90/day

0,850 %[?] (2014)
(ascending): 32 in the world of 78 (60,26%); 8 place in America 18 (61,11%)
147,06 % (29,41 % annual) ↗
min: 0,300; max: 5,31; max-min: 5,01 (94,35%); mid: 2,81;
-1,96 (-230%)

Internally displaced persons

83 565 number of people[?] (2014)
(2010) (ascending): 80 in the world of 151 (47,68%); 16 place in America 30 (50%)

GINI index

51,67 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 108 in the world of 113 (5,31%); 19 place in America 20 (10%)
0,310 % (0,062 % annual) ↗
min: 40,84; max: 58,16; max-min: 17,32 (29,78%); mid: 49,50;
2,17 (4,20%)

Access to resources in Paraguay


Access to electricity

98,20 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 96 in the world of 211 (54,98%); 16 place in America 43 (65,12%)
3,13 % (0,626 % annual) ↘
min: 86; max: 98,20; max-min: 12,20 (12,42%); mid: 92,10;
6,10 (6,21%)
99,34 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 116 in the world of 211 (45,50%); 26 place in America 43 (41,86%)
0,0065358 % (0,0013072 % annual) ↗
min: 90,04; max: 100; max-min: 9,96 (9,96%); mid: 95,02;
4,33 (4,35%)
96,30 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 83 in the world of 200 (59%); 10 place in America 39 (76,92%)
2,08 % (0,415 % annual) ↘
min: 82,17; max: 96,30; max-min: 14,13 (14,67%); mid: 89,23;
7,07 (7,34%)

Access to non-solid fuel

57,55 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 104 in the world of 174 (40,80%); 26 place in America 30 (16,67%)
2,58 % (0,515 % annual) ↘
min: 35,36; max: 57,55; max-min: 22,19 (38,56%); mid: 46,46;
11,09 (19,28%)
74,34 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 126 in the world of 176 (28,98%); 28 place in America 30 (10%)
0,343 % (0,069 % annual) ↘
min: 74,09; max: 74,34; max-min: 0,255 (0,343%); mid: 74,22;
0,128 (0,172%)
29,64 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 104 in the world of 175 (41,14%); 27 place in America 32 (18,75%)
7,44 % (1,49 % annual) ↘
min: 27,44; max: 29,64; max-min: 2,20 (7,44%); mid: 28,54;
1,10 (3,72%)

Improved sanitation facilities

(descending): 97 in the world of 197 (51,27%); 21 place in America 37 (45,95%)
6,66 % (1,33 % annual) ↘
min: 52,30; max: 88,60; max-min: 36,30 (40,97%); mid: 70,45;
18,15 (20,49%)
(descending): 76 in the world of 197 (61,93%); 14 place in America 37 (64,86%)
3,35 % (0,670 % annual) ↘
min: 73,60; max: 95,50; max-min: 21,90 (22,93%); mid: 84,55;
10,95 (11,47%)
(descending): 102 in the world of 193 (47,67%); 22 place in America 36 (41,67%)
11,73 % (2,35 % annual) ↘
min: 32,20; max: 78,40; max-min: 46,20 (58,93%); mid: 55,30;
23,10 (29,46%)

Improved water source

(descending): 76 in the world of 197 (61,93%); 14 place in America 37 (64,86%)
7,86 % (1,57 % annual) ↘
min: 53; max: 98; max-min: 45 (45,92%); mid: 75,50;
22,50 (22,96%)
(descending): 1 in the world of 198 (100%); 1 place in America 38 (100%)
2,80 % (0,560 % annual) ↘
min: 84,90; max: 100; max-min: 15,10 (15,10%); mid: 92,45;
7,55 (7,55%)
(descending): 86 in the world of 193 (55,96%); 16 place in America 36 (58,33%)
15,17 % (3,03 % annual) ↘
min: 22,70; max: 94,90; max-min: 72,20 (76,08%); mid: 58,80;
36,10 (38,04%)

Poor people in Paraguay


Prevalence of undernourishment

10,40 % of population[?] (2015)
(ascending): 63 in the world of 115 (46,09%); 18 place in America 27 (37,04%)
19,23 % (3,85 % annual) ↗
min: 10,40; max: 19,90; max-min: 9,50 (47,74%); mid: 15,15;
-4,75 (-45,67%)

Prevalence of wasting

2,60 % of children under 5[?] (2012)
(ascending): 39 in the world of 97 (60,82%); 14 place in America 19 (31,58%)
16,48 % (3,30 % annual) ↘
min: 0,600; max: 2,60; max-min: 2,00 (76,92%); mid: 1,60;
1,000 (38,46%)

17,60 % of urban population[?] (2005)
(2010) (ascending): 14 in the world of 87 (85,06%); 11 place in America 26 (61,54%)

Gasoline prices in Paraguay


Pump price for diesel fuel

1,16 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 78 in the world of 177 (56,50%); 16 place in America 29 (48,28%)
12,93 % (2,59 % annual) ↘
min: 0,240; max: 1,31; max-min: 1,07 (81,68%); mid: 0,775;
0,385 (33,19%)

Pump price for gasoline

1,59 US$ per liter[?] (2014)
(ascending): 128 in the world of 179 (29,05%); 27 place in America 31 (16,13%)
19,50 % (3,90 % annual) ↘
min: 0,430; max: 1,74; max-min: 1,31 (75,29%); mid: 1,09;
0,505 (31,76%)

Child Labour in Paraguay


Child employment in agriculture

56,10 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 14 in the world of 35 (62,86%); 10 place in America 15 (40%)
3,74 % (0,748 % annual) ↗
min: 56,10; max: 60,82; max-min: 4,72 (7,76%); mid: 58,46;
-2,36 (-4,21%)
61,23 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 12 in the world of 35 (68,57%); 8 place in America 15 (53,33%)
6,19 % (1,24 % annual) ↗
min: 61,23; max: 69,76; max-min: 8,53 (12,23%); mid: 65,50;
-4,27 (-6,97%)
38,25 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 11 in the world of 35 (71,43%); 9 place in America 15 (46,67%)
5,11 % (1,02 % annual) ↘
min: 33,85; max: 38,25; max-min: 4,40 (11,50%); mid: 36,05;
2,20 (5,75%)

Child employment in manufacturing

8,57 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 25 in the world of 35 (31,43%); 9 place in America 15 (46,67%)
12,39 % (2,48 % annual) ↘
min: 6,18; max: 8,57; max-min: 2,39 (27,89%); mid: 7,38;
1,20 (13,94%)
10,12 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 28 in the world of 34 (20,59%); 12 place in America 14 (21,43%)
18,31 % (3,66 % annual) ↘
min: 5,95; max: 10,12; max-min: 4,17 (41,21%); mid: 8,04;
2,09 (20,60%)
3,18 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 11 in the world of 35 (71,43%); 1 place in America 15 (100%)
51,29 % (10,26 % annual) ↗
min: 3,18; max: 6,85; max-min: 3,67 (53,58%); mid: 5,02;
-1,84 (-57,70%)

Child employment in services

35,34 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 20 in the world of 34 (44,12%); 5 place in America 15 (73,33%)
4,13 % (0,825 % annual) ↘
min: 32,06; max: 35,34; max-min: 3,28 (9,28%); mid: 33,70;
1,64 (4,64%)
28,65 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 19 in the world of 33 (45,45%); 5 place in America 15 (73,33%)
8,76 % (1,75 % annual) ↘
min: 23; max: 28,65; max-min: 5,65 (19,72%); mid: 25,83;
2,83 (9,86%)
58,57 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 24 in the world of 34 (32,35%); 7 place in America 15 (60%)
0,554 % (0,111 % annual) ↗
min: 58,57; max: 59,30; max-min: 0,730 (1,23%); mid: 58,94;
-0,365 (-0,623%)

Distribution of income in Paraguay


Income share held by highest 10%

41,58 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 5 in the world of 113 (96,46%); 2 place in America 20 (95%)
1,11 % (0,221 % annual) ↘
min: 30,75; max: 46,12; max-min: 15,37 (33,33%); mid: 38,44;
3,15 (7,56%)

Income share held by highest 20%

56,46 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 6 in the world of 113 (95,58%); 2 place in America 20 (95%)
0,337 % (0,067 % annual) ↘
min: 47,13; max: 61,77; max-min: 14,64 (23,70%); mid: 54,45;
2,01 (3,56%)

Income share held by second 20%

8,07 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 107 in the world of 113 (6,19%); 18 place in America 20 (15%)
1,49 % (0,297 % annual) ↘
min: 6,14; max: 10,26; max-min: 4,12 (40,16%); mid: 8,20;
-0,130 (-1,61%)

Income share held by third 20%

12,43 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 108 in the world of 113 (5,31%); 19 place in America 20 (10%)
2,09 % (0,418 % annual) ↗
min: 10,96; max: 14,58; max-min: 3,62 (24,83%); mid: 12,77;
-0,340 (-2,74%)

Income share held by fourth 20%

19,19 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 110 in the world of 113 (3,54%); 20 place in America 20 (5%)
1,72 % (0,344 % annual) ↗
min: 18,39; max: 22,27; max-min: 3,88 (17,42%); mid: 20,33;
-1,14 (-5,94%)

Income share held by lowest 20%

3,85 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 107 in the world of 113 (6,19%); 17 place in America 20 (20%)
7,27 % (1,45 % annual) ↘
min: 2,37; max: 5,77; max-min: 3,40 (58,93%); mid: 4,07;
-0,220 (-5,71%)

Income share held by lowest 10%

1,31 %[?] (2014)
(descending): 106 in the world of 113 (7,08%); 16 place in America 20 (25%)
10,69 % (2,14 % annual) ↘
min: 0,710; max: 2,18; max-min: 1,47 (67,43%); mid: 1,45;
-0,135 (-10,31%)