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Poverty in the Philippines

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

Poverty Data: Philippines

Country Year Percent (%)
Brunei Darussalam 2015 no data
Cambodia 2014 14.0
Indonesia 2016 10.9
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 2012 23.2
Malaysia 2014 0.6
Myanmar 2010 25.6
Philippines 2015 21.6
Singapore 2015 no data
Thailand 2014 10.5
Viet Nam 2015 7.0
Country Year Percent (%)
Brunei Darussalam 2012 no data
Cambodia 2011 33.6
Indonesia 2013 10.4
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 2012 59.4
Malaysia 2009 3.5
Myanmar 2012 no data
Philippines 2012 10.8
Singapore 2012 no data
Thailand 2012 0.1
Viet Nam 2012 4.5
Country Year Percent (%)
Brunei Darussalam 2015 9
Cambodia 2015 25
Indonesia 2015 23
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 2015 51
Malaysia 2015 6
Myanmar 2015 40
Philippines 2015 22
Singapore 2015 2
Thailand 2015 11
Viet Nam 2015 17

Source: Basic Statistics 2017