While many people in the world worry about waiting in line too long for coffee or whether the car they want comes in the right color, across the globe there are many people simply trying to make ends meet every day. These people frequently live in the poorest countries in the world. Here are 9 poorest countries in the world.
Burundi is a landlocked country in the African Great Lakes region of East Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west. Burundians often have to deal with corruption, weak infrastructure, poor access to health and education services, and hunger.
GDP per capita: $275.98
Country GDP: $3,093,647,227
Government type: Republic