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Income inequality

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

YearValueFootnotes
19984.8 
20047 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199883.112
200473.912

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

YearValueFootnotes
19984612
200432.312

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

YearValueFootnotes
200470.73

Footnotes:

  1. Source: http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet
  2. Based on nominal per capita consumption averages and distributions estimated from household survey data.
  3. Second Integrated Household Survey, 2004

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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