Number of people living in extreme poverty is estimated to rise to 750 million by 2021

Historical

Pre-Covid-19 projection

Covid-19-baseline projection

Covid-19-downside projection

800 million in extreme poverty

751.5

750

730.9

700

650

600

588.4

550

500

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

Historical

Pre-Covid-19 projection

Covid-19-baseline projection

Covid-19-downside projection

800 million in extreme poverty

750

751.5

730.9

700

650

600

588.4

550

500

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021