Getxo | October 2018
EUR 23.35; EUR 4.74 (USD 5.47) for food. This is based on Spain's monetary poverty threshold for a single person household in 2017, and average household expenditure per person on Food and non-alcoholic beverages in 2017.
Spain uses EU's at-risk-of-poverty threshold which is set at 60 % of the national median equivalised disposable income after social transfers.
In 2017, Spain's poverty rate was 21.6%, slightly lower than 2016 (22.3%).