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Income inequality

Jordan > Economy

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

YearValueFootnotes
19925.9 
19977.5 
20036.6 
20067.2 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
19922.812
19971.512
20031.212
20060.412

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

YearValueFootnotes
19920.512
19970.312
20030.212
20060.112

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

YearValueFootnotes
200313

Footnotes:

  1. Source: http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet
  2. Based on nominal per capita consumption averages and distributions estimated from household survey data.
  3. Household Income and Expenditure Survey 2002/03

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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