Gabon – The level of poverty across Africa has declined in 22 countries in the past four years. But levels of poverty are very different in each of these countries.
Mauritius, for example, has an average of 0.10 on the Lived Poverty Index (LPI). In comparison, Gabon is at 1.87.
Togo – Togo has an average Lived Poverty Index (LPI) rating of 1.84. Over the past year 76% of people went without medical care, and 57% went without food.