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Economy > Income share held by third 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 Slovakia 18.74% 1996
2 Denmark 18.2% 1997
3 Slovenia 18.08% 1998
4 South Korea 17.95% 1998
5 Bosnia and Herzegovina 17.91% 2001
6 Germany 17.79% 2000
7 Czech Republic 17.65% 1996
8 Hungary 17.63% 2002
9 Japan 17.58% 1993
10 Sweden 17.57% 2000
11 Finland 17.47% 2000
12 Austria 17.44% 2000
13 Serbia and Montenegro 17.32% 2003
14 Ukraine 17.3% 2003
15 Belarus 17.29% 2002
=16 Netherlands 17.24% 1999
=16 Norway 17.24% 2000
=16 Bulgaria 17.24% 2003
19 Australia 17.2% 1994
20 France 17.19% 1995
21 Canada 17.18% 2000
22 Romania 17.14% 2003
23 Luxembourg 17.1% 2000
24 Albania 17.04% 2004
25 Greece 16.84% 2000
26 Mongolia 16.79% 2002
=27 Ethiopia 16.76% 2000
=27 Croatia 16.76% 2001
29 Italy 16.75% 2000
30 Yemen 16.69% 1998
31 Tajikistan 16.5% 2003
32 Moldova 16.46% 2003
33 Spain 16.43% 2000
34 Kyrgyzstan 16.4% 2003
35 Kazakhstan 16.39% 2003
=36 Ireland 16.31% 2000
=36 Belgium 16.31% 2000
38 Switzerland 16.29% 2000
39 Pakistan 16.27% 2002
40 Estonia 16.26% 2003
41 Poland 16.11% 2002
42 Algeria 16.1% 1995
43 Tanzania 16.08% 2000
44 Lithuania 16.04% 2003
45 United Kingdom 15.96% 1999
46 Israel 15.86% 2001
47 New Zealand 15.81% 1997
48 Armenia 15.74% 2003
49 United States 15.66% 2000
50 Laos 15.62% 2002
51 Bangladesh 15.6% 2000
52 Latvia 15.52% 2003
53 Portugal 15.45% 1997
54 Benin 15.44% 2003
55 Indonesia 15.41% 2002
=56 Uzbekistan 15.38% 2003
=56 Egypt 15.38% 2000
58 Trinidad and Tobago 15.33% 1992
59 Georgia 15.32% 2003
60 Azerbaijan 15.31% 2001
61 Mauritania 15.24% 2000
62 Burundi 15.09% 1998
=63 Jordan 14.94% 2003
=63 India 14.94% 2004
65 Russia 14.92% 2002
66 Ghana 14.86% 1998
=67 Malawi 14.81% 2004
=67 Saint Lucia 14.81% 1995
=69 Morocco 14.8% 1999
=69 Tunisia 14.8% 2000
71 Guinea 14.75% 2003
72 Mali 14.74% 2001
73 Turkmenistan 14.73% 1998
74 Vietnam 14.72% 2004
75 Singapore 14.55% 1998
76 Guyana 14.53% 1999
77 Burkina Faso 14.5% 2003
78 Nigeria 14.48% 2003
79 Kenya 14.29% 1997
80 Turkey 14.23% 2003
81 Senegal 14.22% 2001
82 Sri Lanka 14.2% 2002
83 Nicaragua 14.18% 2001
84 Iran 14.09% 1998
85 Uruguay 13.99% 2003
86 Thailand 13.97% 2002
87 Venezuela 13.94% 2003
88 Niger 13.92% 1995
89 Hong Kong 13.85% 1996
90 Cambodia 13.74% 2004
91 Cameroon 13.7% 2001
92 China 13.68% 2004
93 Cote d'Ivoire 13.67% 2002
94 Philippines 13.57% 2003
95 Uganda 13.23% 2002
96 Jamaica 13.22% 2004
97 Rwanda 13.15% 2000
98 Guinea-Bissau 13.12% 1993
99 Costa Rica 13.06% 2003
100 Mozambique 13.03% 2002
101 Malaysia 12.85% 1997
102 Argentina 12.82% 2004
=103 El Salvador 12.77% 2002
=103 The Gambia 12.77% 1998
105 Madagascar 12.7% 2001
106 Mexico 12.64% 2004
107 Zambia 12.62% 2004
108 Nepal 12.36% 2004
109 Swaziland 12.27% 2001
110 Zimbabwe 12.19% 1996
111 Peru 12.18% 2003
112 Dominican Republic 12.14% 2004
113 Papua New Guinea 11.9% 1996
114 Ecuador 11.71% 1998
115 Guatemala 11.58% 2002
116 Honduras 11.57% 2003
117 Panama 11.41% 2003
118 Chile 11.14% 2003
119 Brazil 10.96% 2004
120 Bolivia 10.87% 2002
121 Paraguay 10.85% 2003
122 Colombia 10.6% 2003
123 Haiti 10.36% 2001
124 South Africa 10.04% 2000
125 Sierra Leone 9.8% 1989
126 Botswana 9.71% 1993
127 Central African Republic 9.56% 1993
128 Lesotho 8.94% 1995
129 Namibia 5.41% 1993

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Income share held by third 20%. 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-third-20%

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