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European Union Compared by Economy > Income distribution > Richest 10%

DEFINITION: Share of income or consumption (%). The distribution of income is typically more unequal than the distribution of consumption.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Estonia 29.8% 2002
2 Portugal 28.4% 2002
3 United Kingdom 27.7% 2002
4 Ireland 27.4% 2002
5 Latvia 25.9% 2002
6 Lithuania 25.6% 2002
7 Greece 25.3% 2002
8 Spain 25.2% 2002
=9 Netherlands 25.1% 2002
=9 France 25.1% 2002
11 Romania 25% 2002
12 Poland 24.7% 2002
13 Germany 23.7% 2002
14 Croatia 23.3% 2002
=15 Belgium 23% 2002
=15 Slovenia 23% 2002
17 Bulgaria 22.8% 2002
18 Austria 22.5% 2002
19 Czech Republic 22.4% 2002
20 Luxembourg 22% 2002
21 Italy 21.8% 2002
22 Finland 21.6% 2002
=23 Hungary 20.5% 2002
=23 Denmark 20.5% 2002
25 Sweden 20.1% 2002
26 Slovakia 18.2% 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Income distribution > Richest 10%. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank. 2002. World Development Indicators 2002. CD-ROM. Washington, DC. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/European-Union/Economy/Income-distribution/Richest-10%

European Union Compared by Economy > Income distribution > Richest 10%

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