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Economy > Income share held by fourth 20%: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage share of income or consumption is the share that accrues to subgroups of population indicated by deciles or quintiles. Percentage shares by quintile may not sum to 100 because of rounding.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Sierra Leone 23.7% 1989
2 Australia 23.57% 1994
3 Netherlands 23.26% 1999
=4 South Korea 23.13% 1998
=4 Niger 23.13% 1995
6 Mongolia 23.1% 2002
=7 Trinidad and Tobago 23.09% 1992
=7 Germany 23.09% 2000
=9 Israel 23.04% 2001
=9 Greece 23.04% 2000
11 Serbia and Montenegro 22.98% 2003
12 Canada 22.95% 2000
=13 Denmark 22.92% 1997
=13 Ghana 22.92% 1998
15 Austria 22.88% 2000
16 Slovenia 22.86% 1998
17 Slovakia 22.82% 1996
=18 France 22.8% 1995
=18 Kazakhstan 22.8% 2003
20 Italy 22.75% 2000
21 Belarus 22.71% 2002
=22 Sweden 22.7% 2000
=22 Algeria 22.7% 1995
24 Luxembourg 22.69% 2000
25 Romania 22.68% 2003
26 Bosnia and Herzegovina 22.64% 2001
27 Switzerland 22.63% 2000
=28 New Zealand 22.61% 1997
=28 Albania 22.61% 2004
30 Croatia 22.59% 2001
31 Yemen 22.54% 1998
=32 Spain 22.51% 2000
=32 Kyrgyzstan 22.51% 2003
34 United Kingdom 22.47% 1999
35 Estonia 22.42% 2003
36 United States 22.41% 2000
37 Tajikistan 22.4% 2003
=38 Hungary 22.38% 2002
=38 Ukraine 22.38% 2003
40 Lithuania 22.34% 2003
41 Mauritania 22.31% 2000
42 Georgia 22.3% 2003
43 Tanzania 22.29% 2000
44 Mali 22.23% 2001
45 Poland 22.22% 2002
46 Finland 22.14% 2000
47 Bulgaria 22.12% 2003
48 Moldova 22.11% 2003
49 Singapore 22.02% 1998
50 Latvia 22% 2003
51 Venezuela 21.99% 2003
=52 Norway 21.98% 2000
=52 Japan 21.98% 1993
54 Ireland 21.93% 2000
55 Portugal 21.91% 1997
56 Russia 21.82% 2002
57 Saint Lucia 21.75% 1995
=58 Czech Republic 21.73% 1996
=58 China 21.73% 2004
60 Nigeria 21.71% 2003
61 Tunisia 21.68% 2000
=62 Turkmenistan 21.52% 1998
=62 Uruguay 21.52% 2003
64 Burundi 21.5% 1998
65 Iran 21.49% 1998
=66 Ethiopia 21.47% 2000
=66 Benin 21.47% 2003
68 Guyana 21.43% 1999
69 Guinea 21.37% 2003
70 Morocco 21.3% 1999
71 Jordan 21.29% 2003
72 Cote d'Ivoire 21.28% 2002
73 Philippines 21.27% 2003
74 Azerbaijan 21.23% 2001
=75 Costa Rica 21.16% 2003
=75 El Salvador 21.16% 2002
77 Laos 21.13% 2002
=78 Pakistan 21.09% 2002
=78 Nicaragua 21.09% 2001
80 Argentina 21.08% 2004
81 Turkey 21.02% 2003
82 Uzbekistan 21.01% 2003
83 Bangladesh 21% 2000
84 Indonesia 20.98% 2002
85 Belgium 20.83% 2000
86 Zambia 20.8% 2004
87 Thailand 20.78% 2002
88 Kenya 20.77% 1997
89 Hong Kong 20.75% 1996
90 Malawi 20.74% 2004
91 Jamaica 20.64% 2004
92 Armenia 20.58% 2003
93 Senegal 20.55% 2001
94 Burkina Faso 20.53% 2003
95 Vietnam 20.48% 2004
96 Madagascar 20.43% 2001
97 Sri Lanka 20.41% 2002
98 Cameroon 20.4% 2001
99 Egypt 20.39% 2000
100 India 20.37% 2004
101 Malaysia 20.31% 1997
102 The Gambia 20.3% 1998
103 Peru 19.71% 2003
104 Mexico 19.69% 2004
=105 Cambodia 19.62% 2004
=105 Honduras 19.62% 2003
107 Panama 19.6% 2003
108 Guinea-Bissau 19.44% 1993
109 Ecuador 19.41% 1998
110 Rwanda 19.36% 2000
111 Dominican Republic 19.35% 2004
112 Zimbabwe 19.3% 1996
113 Papua New Guinea 19.2% 1996
114 Uganda 19.14% 2002
115 Guatemala 18.96% 2002
116 Swaziland 18.94% 2001
117 Lesotho 18.78% 1995
118 Bolivia 18.74% 2002
119 Mozambique 18.73% 2002
120 Brazil 18.67% 2004
121 Paraguay 18.57% 2003
122 Central African Republic 18.54% 1993
123 Colombia 18.05% 2003
124 Nepal 18.03% 2004
125 South Africa 18% 2000
126 Chile 17.8% 2003
127 Haiti 17.66% 2001
128 Botswana 16.03% 1993
129 Namibia 11.51% 1993

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