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Income inequality

Senegal > Economy

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

YearValueFootnotes
19913.5 
19956.5 
20016.5 
20056.2 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199165.812
199554.112
200144.212
200533.512

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

YearValueFootnotes
199134.312
199519.512
200114.312
200510.812

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

YearValueFootnotes
200145.83

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 Senegalese Household Survey, 2001

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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