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Income inequality

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

YearValueFootnotes
19918.1 
19939.5 
19979.9 
19998.7 
20029.4 
20059.1 
20069 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199164.712
199748.112
199929.112
200235.912
200522.612

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

YearValueFootnotes
199123.212
199711.712
19996.312
20027.912
20054.412

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

YearValueFootnotes
200519.33

Footnotes:

  1. Source: http://iresearch.worldbank.org/PovcalNet
  2. Based on nominal per capita consumption averages and distributions estimated from household survey data.
  3. Pakistan Social & Living Standards Measurement (PSLM) Survey, Round-1, 2004/05

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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