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Income inequality

Dominican Republic > Economy

Poorest quintile's share in national income or consumption, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19924.3 
19964.1 
19973.7 
20003.5 
20033.8 
20054 
20063.9 
20074.4 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19924.6123
19965.9123
19976.7123
20004.4123
20036.1123
20055123
20064123
20074.3123

Poverty gap ratio at $1 a day (PPP), percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19921.3123
19961.4123
19972.3123
20001123
20031.5123
20050.9123
20060.7123
20070.9123

Footnotes:

  1. Based on nominal per capita income averages and distributions estimated from household survey data.
  2. Based on Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) dollars imputed using regression.
  3. Source: http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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