Italy - Income distribution

Income share held by second 20%

The value for Income share held by second 20% in Italy was 12.28 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 12.58 in 2007 and a minimum value of 12.28 in 2012.

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
2004 12.31
2005 12.41
2006 12.34
2007 12.58
2008 12.39
2009 12.53
2010 12.52
2011 12.41
2012 12.28

Income share held by third 20%

The value for Income share held by third 20% in Italy was 16.97 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 17.20 in 2007 and a minimum value of 16.91 in 2004.

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
2004 16.91
2005 17.11
2006 17.02
2007 17.20
2008 17.11
2009 17.16
2010 17.09
2011 17.02
2012 16.97

Income share held by fourth 20%

The value for Income share held by fourth 20% in Italy was 22.84 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 23.09 in 2007 and a minimum value of 22.68 in 2004.

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
2004 22.68
2005 23.05
2006 22.96
2007 23.09
2008 22.93
2009 23.05
2010 22.94
2011 22.85
2012 22.84

Income share held by highest 20%

The value for Income share held by highest 20% in Italy was 41.68 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 41.68 in 2012 and a minimum value of 40.21 in 2007.

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
2004 41.39
2005 40.82
2006 41.06
2007 40.21
2008 40.73
2009 40.53
2010 41.06
2011 41.27
2012 41.68

Income share held by highest 10%

The value for Income share held by highest 10% in Italy was 26.30 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 26.37 in 2004 and a minimum value of 25.01 in 2007.

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
2004 26.37
2005 25.54
2006 25.80
2007 25.01
2008 25.51
2009 25.26
2010 25.76
2011 25.98
2012 26.30

Income share held by lowest 10%

The value for Income share held by lowest 10% in Italy was 1.92 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2.41 in 2007 and a minimum value of 1.92 in 2012.

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
2004 2.28
2005 2.24
2006 2.29
2007 2.41
2008 2.39
2009 2.27
2010 2.04
2011 2.14
2012 1.92

Income share held by lowest 20%

The value for Income share held by lowest 20% in Italy was 6.23 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 8 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6.93 in 2007 and a minimum value of 6.23 in 2012.

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
2004 6.70
2005 6.61
2006 6.63
2007 6.93
2008 6.85
2009 6.73
2010 6.38
2011 6.46
2012 6.23

Classification

Topic: Poverty Indicators

Sub-Topic: Income distribution