Africa Poverty Clock
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Addis Ababa


At its 60th anniversary celebrations this week in Addis Ababa, the Economic Commission for Africa launched the Africa Poverty Clock. The clock is a customized version of the world poverty clock developed by World Data Lab, aimed at monitoring progress against extreme poverty, an aspiration of the United Nations’ first Sustainable Development Goal - SDG1.  The Clock provides real-time poverty estimates till 2030 for the majority of countries around the world. 


African Poverty Clock

(Click on the image above for the real-time poverty forecasts)