Poverty in Myanmar

Get the latest statistical data on poverty and socioeconomic development in Myanmar and compare poverty indicators among countries in Southeast Asia.


Country 2014
Brunei Darussalam no data
Cambodia 13.5
Indonesia 11.2
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 23.2
Malaysia 0.6
Myanmar 25.6
Philippines 25.2
Singapore no data
Thailand 10.9
Viet Nam 8.4
Country 2013
Brunei Darussalam 61.1
Cambodia 82.8
Indonesia 63.9
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 65.7
Malaysia 65.6
Myanmar no data
Philippines 60.0
Singapore 64.1
Thailand 69.4
Viet Nam 76.2
Country 2015
Brunei Darussalam 9
Cambodia 25
Indonesia 23
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 51
Malaysia 6
Myanmar 40
Philippines 22
Singapore 2
Thailand 11
Viet Nam 17

Source: Basic Statistics 2016