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Income inequality

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

YearValueFootnotes
19923.9 
19944 
19964.3 
19984 
20003.9 
20024.3 
20044.5 
20064.6 
20083.9 

Population below $1 (PPP) per day, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199214.612
19948.212
19957.712
199614.212
199811.212
20007.112
20025.412
20044.112
20063.212
20083.412

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

YearValueFootnotes
19923.712
1994312
19952.212
19965.512
19984.212
20002.512
20021.712
20041.412
20061.112
20081.712

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

YearValueFootnotes
200423

Footnotes:

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

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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