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Income inequality

Guatemala > Economy

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

YearValueFootnotes
19983.1 
20003.4 
20022.9 
20063.4 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199815.7123
200013.1123
200216.9123

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

YearValueFootnotes
19986123
20004.7123
20026.5123

Proportion of employed people living below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
20009.64

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
  4. National Survey of Living Conditions, 2000

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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