Table 1 Poverty headcount and poverty rate by continent and SSP scenario, 2030 (millions, poverty rate in parenthesis)

From: Will the Sustainable Development Goals be fulfilled? Assessing present and future global poverty

Region SSP1 SSP2 SSP3 SSP4 SSP5
Africa 334.69 (21.18%) 376.42 (23.19%) 429.77 (25.68%) 427.12 (25.74%) 317.32 (20.15%)
Asia 31.72 (0.66%) 35.74 (0.73%) 40.36 (0.81%) 38.46 (0.79%) 30.62 (0.64%)
Europe 2.21 (0.30%) 2.19 (0.29%) 2.12 (0.29%) 2.16 (0.29%) 2.28 (0.30%)
North America 9.90 (1.55%) 10.70 (1.66%) 12.02 (1.89%) 11.48 (1.80%) 9.38 (1.44%)
Oceania 2.41 (5.20%) 2.66 (5.71%) 2.89 (6.39%) 2.93 (6.30%) 2.34 (4.90%)
South America 15.85 (3.43%) 17.17 (3.65%) 18.85 (3.91%) 17.01 (3.66%) 15.37 (3.34%)
World 396.78 (4.79%) 444.88 (5.29%) 506.02 (5.92%) 499.16 (5.95%) 377.29 (4.55%)