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Economy > Income share held by lowest 10%: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage share of income or consumption is the share that accrues to subgroups of population indicated by deciles or quintiles.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 4.78% 1993
2 Czech Republic 4.32% 1996
3 Vietnam 4.17% 2004
=4 Hungary 4.04% 2002
=4 Pakistan 4.04% 2002
6 Finland 4.02% 2000
7 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.94% 2001
8 Ukraine 3.89% 2003
9 Norway 3.86% 2000
10 Ethiopia 3.85% 2000
11 Kyrgyzstan 3.77% 2003
12 Egypt 3.71% 2000
13 Bangladesh 3.7% 2000
=14 Indonesia 3.64% 2002
=14 India 3.64% 2004
16 Armenia 3.62% 2003
17 Slovenia 3.6% 1998
18 Sweden 3.58% 2000
19 Luxembourg 3.5% 2000
=20 Laos 3.42% 2002
=20 Belgium 3.42% 2000
=22 Albania 3.41% 2004
=22 Bulgaria 3.41% 2003
=22 Belarus 3.41% 2002
25 Serbia and Montenegro 3.39% 2003
26 Croatia 3.37% 2001
27 Austria 3.35% 2000
=28 Tajikistan 3.26% 2003
=28 Romania 3.26% 2003
30 Moldova 3.23% 2003
31 Germany 3.22% 2000
=32 Slovakia 3.09% 1996
=32 Benin 3.09% 2003
34 Poland 3.07% 2002
35 Azerbaijan 3.06% 2001
=36 Yemen 3.03% 1998
=36 Kazakhstan 3.03% 2003
38 Mongolia 2.99% 2002
39 Sri Lanka 2.96% 2002
=40 Malawi 2.93% 2004
=40 Guinea 2.93% 2003
42 Tanzania 2.92% 2000
43 Ireland 2.91% 2000
44 South Korea 2.89% 1998
45 Switzerland 2.88% 2000
46 Cambodia 2.86% 2004
47 Algeria 2.8% 1995
48 Uzbekistan 2.79% 2003
49 Burkina Faso 2.77% 2003
50 France 2.75% 1995
51 Senegal 2.72% 2001
52 Jordan 2.7% 2003
53 Lithuania 2.67% 2003
54 Thailand 2.66% 2002
=55 Canada 2.63% 2000
=55 Morocco 2.63% 1999
57 Denmark 2.62% 1997
58 Turkmenistan 2.58% 1998
59 Spain 2.57% 2000
60 Nepal 2.56% 2004
=61 Estonia 2.55% 2003
=61 Greece 2.55% 2000
63 Latvia 2.5% 2003
=64 Netherlands 2.49% 1999
=64 Kenya 2.49% 1997
66 Mauritania 2.45% 2000
67 Mali 2.42% 2001
68 Russia 2.41% 2002
69 Tunisia 2.34% 2000
70 Italy 2.3% 2000
71 Uganda 2.27% 2002
72 Cameroon 2.26% 2001
73 Trinidad and Tobago 2.23% 1992
74 New Zealand 2.22% 1997
75 Philippines 2.21% 2003
76 Nicaragua 2.17% 2001
77 Israel 2.14% 2001
78 Ghana 2.13% 1998
79 Mozambique 2.09% 2002
=80 United Kingdom 2.06% 1999
=80 Jamaica 2.06% 2004
=80 Guinea-Bissau 2.06% 1993
83 Rwanda 2.05% 2000
84 Cote d'Ivoire 2.04% 2002
=85 Turkey 2.03% 2003
=85 Australia 2.03% 1994
87 Saint Lucia 2.01% 1995
88 Portugal 1.99% 1997
=89 Hong Kong 1.97% 1996
=89 Georgia 1.97% 2003
91 Iran 1.96% 1998
92 Madagascar 1.91% 2001
93 Uruguay 1.9% 2003
94 United States 1.88% 2000
95 Nigeria 1.86% 2003
96 Singapore 1.85% 1998
=97 Zimbabwe 1.83% 1996
=97 The Gambia 1.83% 1998
99 Malaysia 1.74% 1997
=100 Papua New Guinea 1.7% 1996
=100 Burundi 1.7% 1998
=102 Swaziland 1.62% 2001
=102 China 1.62% 2004
104 Mexico 1.6% 2004
105 Dominican Republic 1.44% 2004
106 Chile 1.37% 2003
=107 Peru 1.35% 2003
=107 South Africa 1.35% 2000
109 Guyana 1.31% 1999
110 Honduras 1.23% 2003
111 Zambia 1.2% 2004
112 Botswana 1.19% 1993
113 Costa Rica 0.99% 2003
=114 Ecuador 0.93% 1998
=114 Argentina 0.93% 2004
116 Guatemala 0.9% 2002
117 Brazil 0.87% 2004
118 Niger 0.77% 1995
119 Panama 0.75% 2003
120 Colombia 0.74% 2003
121 Venezuela 0.73% 2003
122 Paraguay 0.71% 2003
123 Central African Republic 0.69% 1993
124 El Salvador 0.67% 2002
125 Haiti 0.66% 2001
=126 Sierra Leone 0.5% 1989
=126 Namibia 0.5% 1993
128 Lesotho 0.46% 1995
129 Bolivia 0.28% 2002

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Income share held by lowest 10%. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Income-share-held-by-lowest-10%

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