Nepal Country Profile

Selected Social Indicators

2005

2009

2010

2011

2012

Improved water source
(% of population with access)

82.2

85.8

86.7

87.6

...

Improved sanitation facilities
(% of population with access)

27.6

32.8

34.1

35.4

...

Poverty headcount ratio at
$2 a day (PPP) (% of population)

...

...

57.3

...

...

Poverty headcount ratio at
$1.25 a day (PPP) (% of population)

...

...

24.8

...

...

Poverty headcount ratio
at national poverty line (% of population)

...

...

25.2

...

...

GINI index

...

...

32.8

...

...

Health expenditure per
capita (current US$)

18.6

23.8

27.6

33.0

...

Health expenditure,
total (% of GDP)

6.2

5.5

5.1

5.4

...

Source: World Development Indicators, December 2013