Area Database (v4.1)

% poorer households (with IWI value under 50)

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Malawi (Africa)  
Total 97.4 97.3 97.3 97.2 97.1 97.1 97.0 96.9 96.9 96.6 96.4 96.2 96.0 95.6 95.3 95.0 94.7 94.4 94.1 93.5 92.9 92.3 91.7 91.1 90.6 90.3 90.0 89.7 89.5
Blantyre 89.4 88.6 87.8 87.1 86.3 85.6 84.8 84.0 83.3 85.0 86.7 88.4 90.2 88.2 86.3 84.3 82.4 80.5 78.5 77.0 75.5 74.0 72.5 71.0 69.5 68.1 66.8 65.4 64.0
Kasungu 99.2 99.1 98.9 98.7 98.5 98.3 98.2 98.0 97.8 98.0 98.2 98.5 98.7 98.3 97.9 97.6 97.2 96.8 96.4 96.1 95.8 95.5 95.2 94.9 94.6 93.6 92.5 91.5 90.5
Lilongwe 95.4 95.2 95.0 94.7 94.5 94.3 94.1 93.8 93.6 92.7 91.9 91.0 90.1 90.0 89.9 89.8 89.7 89.5 89.4 88.5 87.6 86.7 85.8 84.9 84.0 84.6 85.2 85.8 86.4
Machinga 99.6 99.5 99.4 99.4 99.3 99.2 99.1 99.0 98.9 98.9 99.0 99.0 99.1 98.5 97.8 97.2 96.6 95.9 95.3 95.5 95.8 96.0 96.2 96.4 96.6 96.5 96.3 96.1 95.9
Mangochi 96.4 96.6 96.8 97.0 97.2 97.4 97.6 97.8 98.0 98.0 98.1 98.1 98.2 97.7 97.3 96.9 96.4 96.0 95.5 95.4 95.2 95.1 94.9 94.7 94.6 94.5 94.5 94.5 94.4
Mulanje 98.4 98.5 98.7 98.8 98.9 99.0 99.2 99.3 99.4 99.3 99.2 99.0 98.9 98.5 98.1 97.7 97.3 96.9 96.5 96.1 95.6 95.2 94.7 94.2 93.8 93.9 94.1 94.2 94.4
Mzimba 96.6 96.6 96.7 96.8 96.9 96.9 97.0 97.1 97.2 96.5 95.8 95.1 94.4 94.7 95.0 95.3 95.6 95.9 96.2 94.6 93.0 91.5 89.9 88.4 86.8 85.2 83.6 82.0 80.4
Other central (Nkhota Kota, Mchinji, Dowa, Ntchisi, Dedza, Ntcheu) 98.9 98.9 99.0 99.0 99.1 99.1 99.2 99.2 99.3 99.2 99.2 99.2 99.2 98.9 98.7 98.5 98.3 98.1 97.8 97.5 97.2 96.9 96.6 96.3 96.0 95.8 95.7 95.6 95.4
Other northern (Chitipa, Karonga, Rumphi, Nkhata Bay) 96.4 96.7 96.9 97.2 97.5 97.8 98.1 98.3 98.6 97.5 96.4 95.4 94.3 94.6 94.8 95.1 95.4 95.7 96.0 94.9 93.8 92.7 91.6 90.5 89.5 89.2 89.0 88.7 88.5
Other southern (Balaka, Mwanza, Phalombe, Chiradzulu, Chikwawa, Nsanje, neno) 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.5 99.2 98.9 98.6 98.3 98.1 97.8 97.5 97.2 96.9 96.6 96.4 96.1 95.8 95.6 95.3 95.0 94.6 94.3 93.9
Salima 99.7 99.6 99.4 99.3 99.2 99.0 98.9 98.7 98.6 98.7 98.7 98.8 98.9 98.0 97.1 96.3 95.4 94.5 93.7 93.8 94.0 94.2 94.3 94.5 94.7 94.6 94.4 94.3 94.2
Thyolo 98.4 98.5 98.6 98.7 98.7 98.8 98.9 99.0 99.1 98.8 98.6 98.4 98.2 98.1 98.0 97.9 97.9 97.8 97.7 97.2 96.8 96.3 95.9 95.4 94.9 95.0 95.0 95.0 95.0
Zomba 97.1 97.4 97.6 97.8 98.0 98.2 98.4 98.6 98.9 97.6 96.3 95.1 93.8 93.5 93.2 92.9 92.6 92.3 92.0 91.8 91.6 91.4 91.2 91.0 90.8 90.3 89.8 89.3 88.7
Lighter numbers are estimates