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Income inequality

Lesotho > Economy

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

YearValueFootnotes
19932.6 
19951.5 
20033 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199356.412
199446.212
200343.412

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

YearValueFootnotes
199330.212
199425.612
200320.812

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

YearValueFootnotes
200333.53

Footnotes:

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

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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