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Belgium

Belgian Poverty and inequality Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Income inequality 1993-2011 32.97 latest available 2013 16th out of 33
Inequality adjusted income index 0.756 2012 9th out of 132
Poorest 20%'s share in national income or consumption 8.5% 2000 10th out of 47
Poorest's share in national income or consumption 8.5% 2000 10th out of 47
Richest 10% to poorest 10% ratio 8.2 2000 13th out of 21
Richest quintile to poorest quintile ratio 4.9 2000 15th out of 21
Social welfare > Share of poverty reduced by social welfare 76.9 2006 2nd out of 11
Social welfare > Social expenditures on non-elderly 9.3% of GDP 2006 4th out of 11

Citation

"Belgium Poverty and inequality Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Belgium/Economy/Poverty-and-inequality