Cambodia has achieved robust and steady growth over the past 2 decades. Considerable investments have been made by the government and development partners in rural areas, where more than 80% of all Cambodians live, and the population below the poverty line decreased markedly.
Cambodia and ADB celebrated 20 years of partnership in 2012. The aim of the partnership is to reduce poverty by promoting inclusive economic growth and social development.
14.68(2013) Population in millions
1.5%(2008-2013) Average annual population growth
25.9%(2009) Population living below the national poverty line