Israel - Income distribution

Income share held by second 20%

The value for Income share held by second 20% in Israel was 9.61 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 11.44 in 1992 and a minimum value of 9.61 in 2010.

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.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For more information and methodology, please see PovcalNet (http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm).

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Year Value
1986 11.07
1992 11.44
1997 10.72
2001 10.46
2005 9.88
2007 9.97
2010 9.61

Income share held by third 20%

The value for Income share held by third 20% in Israel was 15.49 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 16.26 in 1992 and a minimum value of 15.42 in 2005.

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.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For more information and methodology, please see PovcalNet (http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm).

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Year Value
1986 16.17
1992 16.26
1997 15.94
2001 15.86
2005 15.42
2007 15.70
2010 15.49

Income share held by fourth 20%

The value for Income share held by fourth 20% in Israel was 22.89 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 23.36 in 2007 and a minimum value of 22.87 in 1997.

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.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For more information and methodology, please see PovcalNet (http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm).

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Year Value
1986 23.30
1992 22.93
1997 22.87
2001 23.04
2005 23.27
2007 23.36
2010 22.89

Income share held by highest 20%

The value for Income share held by highest 20% in Israel was 47.40 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 47.40 in 2010 and a minimum value of 42.44 in 1992.

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.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For more information and methodology, please see PovcalNet (http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm).

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Year Value
1986 42.97
1992 42.44
1997 44.34
2001 44.93
2005 46.68
2007 46.09
2010 47.40

Income share held by highest 10%

The value for Income share held by highest 10% in Israel was 31.27 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 31.27 in 2010 and a minimum value of 26.88 in 1986.

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

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For more information and methodology, please see PovcalNet (http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm).

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Year Value
1986 26.88
1992 26.90
1997 28.20
2001 28.80
2005 30.03
2007 29.51
2010 31.27

Income share held by lowest 10%

The value for Income share held by lowest 10% in Israel was 1.69 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2.79 in 1992 and a minimum value of 1.67 in 2005.

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

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For more information and methodology, please see PovcalNet (http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm).

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Year Value
1986 2.55
1992 2.79
1997 2.42
2001 2.14
2005 1.67
2007 1.77
2010 1.69

Income share held by lowest 20%

The value for Income share held by lowest 20% in Israel was 4.61 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 24 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6.93 in 1992 and a minimum value of 4.61 in 2010.

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.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group. Data are based on primary household survey data obtained from government statistical agencies and World Bank country departments. Data for high-income economies are from the Luxembourg Income Study database. For more information and methodology, please see PovcalNet (http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet/index.htm).

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Year Value
1986 6.49
1992 6.93
1997 6.13
2001 5.71
2005 4.75
2007 4.88
2010 4.61

Classification

Topic: Poverty Indicators

Sub-Topic: Income distribution