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Costa Rica

Costa Rica Income distribution Stats

Definitions

  • Poorest 10%: Share of income or consumption (%). The distribution of income is typically more unequal than the distribution of consumption.
  • Poorest 20%: Share of income or consumption (%). The distribution of income is typically more unequal than the distribution of consumption.
  • Richest 10%: Share of income or consumption (%). The distribution of income is typically more unequal than the distribution of consumption.
  • Richest 20%: Share of income or consumption (%). The distribution of income is typically more unequal than the distribution of consumption.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Poorest 10% 1.7% 2002 89th out of 114
Poorest 20% 4.4% 2002 91st out of 114
Richest 10% 34.6% 2002 34th out of 114
Richest 20% 51% 2002 33th out of 114

SOURCES: World Bank. 2002. World Development Indicators 2002. CD-ROM. Washington, DC

Citation

"Costa Rica Income distribution Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Costa-Rica/Economy/Income-distribution