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Income inequality

Madagascar > Economy

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

YearValueFootnotes
19935.2 
19976.1 
19995.9 
20014.9 
20056.2 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199372.512
19977212
199982.312
200176.312
200567.812

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

YearValueFootnotes
199334.812
199732.812
199944.312
200141.412
200526.512

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

YearValueFootnotes
200564.13

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 Survey, 2005

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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