Income share held by the highest 10 percent of the population

percent, 1981–2014

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Country1981198219831984198519861987198819891990199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014
Albania21.2221.9222.6323.3324.0324.7425.4425.0724.7124.3424.3824.4224.4624.0823.7023.3122.93
Angola40.2539.2638.2737.2736.2835.2934.3033.3032.31
Argentina32.4334.4234.9735.5136.0636.6034.2933.2034.4436.9636.8736.3638.0537.0537.7039.4640.5139.9036.6636.3235.3834.9233.6532.5632.4231.8430.7730.5630.75
Armenia35.2233.3631.4929.6329.3729.1029.0028.2031.6930.7827.4724.2825.2724.3726.2126.1324.8625.5625.74
Australia23.3323.5723.8124.0524.2924.3924.5024.6024.7024.7324.7624.7924.8124.8424.8724.9324.9925.0625.1225.1825.2425.2425.2325.6826.1326.5727.0227.4727.0026.53
Austria23.8622.8523.7123.8524.1124.6823.5723.6923.45
Azerbaijan26.7727.2327.6828.1428.6029.0529.5117.5917.9617.1417.4120.1922.9625.74
Bangladesh21.8722.6423.4123.8024.1924.5824.1523.7223.2924.4925.6926.8828.0828.0427.9927.9527.9027.8627.8927.9227.9427.9728.0027.7827.5727.3527.1426.92
Belarus19.2019.2419.2819.3219.3619.4020.9822.5523.3924.2425.0824.2424.0423.9924.0222.6321.3521.8022.4023.5722.3322.5822.8521.8521.8022.0622.56
Belgium25.1423.9822.4523.6122.8522.7422.7722.4321.96
Belize51.1352.5044.1246.5450.3043.7042.43
Benin31.1231.5431.9632.3832.8033.2233.6434.0634.48
Bhutan37.4935.4633.4331.4029.3729.6429.9230.1930.4730.74
Bolivia31.7435.4639.1740.4141.6542.8844.1245.3643.9842.6049.0045.4547.2645.5943.9245.1443.7442.7139.1237.1035.4533.8033.5535.5536.41
Bosnia and Herzegovina24.8225.3325.8526.3625.9425.5325.1125.2725.4325.5925.75
Botswana42.9343.9645.0046.0347.0748.1049.1350.1751.2051.4151.6251.8352.0452.2452.4552.6652.8753.0852.5852.0951.5951.1050.6050.1149.61
Brazil45.8846.2346.7946.5342.5446.5747.3849.1951.1548.0743.8839.6948.4447.9947.5447.3547.3947.5947.0047.1647.3246.8346.0045.0645.1444.4843.5742.9342.4542.1741.8941.6741.8140.66
Bulgaria20.0321.6023.1724.7422.8720.9928.9325.8522.7723.3123.8524.3924.9324.2823.6324.6125.5926.5722.1625.6725.6926.9126.0327.38
Burkina Faso39.4740.2941.1141.9242.7440.9539.1637.3635.5733.7833.4933.2032.9232.6332.3432.0531.5631.0730.5830.0929.60
Burundi26.5827.6128.6329.6630.6931.7132.7432.1431.5530.9530.3629.7629.1628.5727.97
Cape Verde42.6441.7240.8139.8938.9738.0637.14
Cambodia32.8132.4232.0331.6531.2630.8730.4830.0929.7129.3228.9330.4832.0233.5728.4228.0227.7226.6125.23
Cameroon36.1535.6535.1534.6534.1533.6533.5533.4533.3533.2433.1433.0433.3133.5933.8634.1434.4134.6934.96
Canada24.3324.2624.1924.1224.0423.9723.9023.8423.7823.7223.6623.6723.6723.6823.7523.8123.8825.4325.5325.6325.6325.6325.6325.6325.7725.9226.0625.9525.8525.74
Central African Republic47.7346.3945.0543.7242.3841.0439.7038.3637.0235.6934.3533.0135.6538.2940.9443.5846.22
Chad30.7130.9331.1431.3631.5831.7932.0132.2232.44
Chile45.3945.9446.5047.0546.1345.2045.5645.9145.1744.4344.7044.9745.3145.6445.4245.1944.9743.9742.9641.9642.2342.4942.7642.2441.7241.6041.47
China31.8331.7331.6331.5331.43
Colombia41.2142.3140.9039.4940.4641.7643.0544.3545.6446.0646.4846.9047.0146.6246.9743.4845.5144.2644.3044.3544.3944.5544.2543.0841.9841.9442.16
Comoros48.10
Congo (Kinshasa)32.4032.3532.3032.2532.2032.1432.0932.0431.99
Congo (Brazzaville)36.8537.0337.2137.3937.5737.7537.93
Costa Rica33.7331.5929.4627.3225.1923.0526.6030.1633.7133.0034.3033.7333.7135.2533.7634.3033.8534.0235.8835.6738.9739.0737.5136.9435.9838.0138.9138.2139.6537.0836.9737.0537.2836.85
Ivory Coast35.6129.5332.0328.3328.6328.9329.2229.5230.6131.6932.7831.8830.9830.0830.7431.4032.0532.7132.7032.6932.6832.6632.6532.64
Croatia19.4919.7920.0920.3920.6920.9921.2821.5821.8822.1822.4822.8425.0624.5924.2623.9223.5924.6625.7426.8127.8826.7422.4923.7423.87
Cyprus24.2924.8726.0325.4726.2126.1825.7026.7028.04
Czech Republic17.8218.9820.1421.3122.4723.6323.3223.0022.6922.7422.8022.8522.9022.9523.0123.0623.1122.9422.6222.3222.8922.3722.4522.2422.17
Denmark20.8321.1021.9822.2421.7022.1722.7923.2323.47
Djibouti30.7731.1331.4931.8632.2232.5832.9433.3033.6734.0334.3934.10
Dominican Republic36.1137.3438.5839.8140.5241.2441.9540.5939.2337.8636.5037.8638.8139.7740.7239.6438.7941.7441.6439.0541.1938.3638.8338.7136.4737.3035.7537.41
Ecuador38.4439.0239.5940.1740.7441.3241.8942.4740.0339.3138.5837.8647.8545.9145.2144.5043.8042.6242.5942.4643.3339.3538.2438.3534.8335.4036.5335.24
El Salvador41.3940.7540.1039.4638.8139.8040.1740.5338.6538.9138.4838.7037.4435.4636.3535.4835.7236.0436.0733.7032.8632.4734.3532.31
Estonia18.4121.0023.5926.1728.7631.3527.0322.7125.0627.4129.7628.7027.6327.9027.3126.8425.9926.2126.8824.0524.9524.4624.3224.8125.25
Ethiopia27.5228.2729.0229.7830.5331.2832.0332.7933.5434.2935.0435.7936.5537.3038.0534.9131.7728.6225.4825.5125.5425.5825.6125.6425.9326.2326.5226.8127.1127.40
Fiji30.6831.3432.0132.6733.3334.0034.66
Finland23.2422.9822.9923.2922.9622.5922.5522.7622.29
France24.5323.9623.5626.2926.7026.9327.1526.9526.84
Gabon33.15
Gambia37.6637.5037.3437.1737.0136.85
Georgia27.9331.3131.1629.9130.3330.0429.8829.3229.6830.1230.1430.9330.4931.5231.2530.9730.8929.8629.83
Germany25.4625.5724.6424.9824.3623.69
Ghana27.3428.1428.8029.4730.1330.0529.9829.9029.8229.7429.6729.5930.0330.4830.9231.3631.8032.2532.69
Greece25.5826.4426.8026.1726.1926.0825.7425.8526.74
Guatemala46.7346.7546.7646.7846.5646.3546.1345.9245.7045.4945.2745.0644.8444.6344.4144.2744.1343.9943.8443.7043.5643.2142.8742.5242.1841.8340.6739.5238.36
Guinea31.7433.1834.6136.0535.7935.5335.2735.0134.7434.4834.2233.9633.1832.4031.6330.8530.0729.3428.6127.8727.1426.41
Guinea Bissau34.4033.7032.9932.2931.5830.8830.1729.4728.7628.0629.8031.5533.2935.0336.7738.5240.2642.00
Guyana34.11
Haiti47.8247.8647.8947.9347.9648.0048.0348.0748.1048.1448.1748.21
Honduras43.2644.9046.5448.1845.4740.8141.3742.8043.4943.8243.7041.3944.6241.8541.5341.2144.6645.6945.2446.2544.0543.8143.8739.1441.0245.6745.6841.4838.36
Hungary19.0020.3221.6322.2722.9123.5524.1923.7323.2822.8222.3721.9123.2522.8222.1222.2124.6524.2023.9323.2422.3522.0621.4823.1023.1123.93
Iceland23.7724.4425.3924.8127.1024.0222.0722.1822.11
India29.77
Indonesia31.91
Iran36.8636.0335.2134.3833.5533.4933.4233.3633.2933.4033.5233.6333.7433.1432.5431.9431.3530.7530.1529.5530.0230.4830.9531.4130.8330.2529.6629.08
Ireland26.6626.9525.6325.5024.5825.6024.9025.2625.55
Israel26.8826.8826.8926.8926.8926.9026.9027.1627.4227.6827.9428.2028.3528.5028.6528.8029.1129.4229.7230.0329.7729.5130.1030.6831.27
Italy26.3725.5425.8025.0125.5125.2625.7625.9826.30
Jamaica33.6632.8632.0530.5028.9627.4129.1730.9232.6833.4634.2535.0336.0237.0238.0136.8935.76
Japan24.77
Kazakhstan20.4321.3322.2323.1424.0424.9425.3925.8426.2926.3726.4426.5226.5926.6726.2325.2924.7923.4624.7323.3824.2223.6623.7222.5322.4421.99
Kenya47.8741.0134.1435.2536.3537.4637.6337.8037.9738.1538.3238.4938.6638.83
Kiribati28.50
Kosovo23.2123.7024.1824.0524.3624.6624.9725.7122.2923.8722.02
Kyrgyzstan21.4125.1828.9532.7236.4940.2639.2738.2737.2836.2835.2930.0724.8423.9123.9823.3227.1726.1529.4126.4925.3024.5824.6223.4923.1323.8522.89
Laos28.0828.2928.4928.7028.9029.1128.9928.8728.7428.6228.5028.8429.1729.5129.8430.1830.3130.4430.5830.7130.84
Latvia18.7319.4020.0720.7321.4022.0723.5825.0925.6626.2226.2226.5426.8627.1727.4928.4728.6030.1426.6627.7227.7726.7126.2927.4126.63
Lesotho43.5744.1644.7545.3345.9246.5147.1047.6848.2747.0245.7744.5243.2842.0340.7839.5338.2838.6138.9339.2639.5839.9140.2340.5640.88
Liberia28.29
Lithuania18.9720.7722.5824.3826.1927.9927.1926.3825.5825.3825.1825.2524.7024.8724.8727.9427.3927.1626.7926.7727.6527.6524.8324.5726.84
Luxembourg23.7424.4024.3325.0925.7724.2423.8124.5126.47
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)22.2124.0425.8727.4629.0429.3629.1628.8932.1833.1734.16
Madagascar37.0435.3233.6031.8730.1529.5428.9232.7836.6435.4334.2233.0031.7932.0632.3432.6132.8933.1633.3333.49
Malawi61.4957.4053.3049.2145.1141.0236.9232.8333.6134.4035.1835.9636.7537.53
Malaysia38.4537.9537.4436.9436.6836.4136.6136.8237.0237.3037.5837.8638.1438.4237.8837.3536.8136.2735.7335.2034.6634.6634.6634.6634.6334.59
Maldives34.8434.1433.4432.7432.0431.3430.6429.94
Mali40.4438.9637.4735.9934.5133.0331.5430.0630.1030.1330.1730.2030.2428.7227.2025.68
Mauritania31.9633.7235.4737.2338.9840.7442.4935.5928.6928.8629.0329.2029.3729.5430.3131.0931.8632.6331.0229.4127.7926.1825.9425.7025.4725.2324.9924.75
Mauritius28.7528.8028.8528.9028.9428.9929.04
Mexico37.0438.3539.6740.9842.3043.6142.5041.3840.2741.8443.4040.6637.9137.8237.7239.5441.3540.3239.2937.3935.4840.2438.1438.5138.8738.6538.4338.6538.8639.2839.70
Micronesia49.3446.1242.9039.6836.4633.2433.0032.7732.5332.3032.0631.8231.5931.35
Moldova19.8621.3122.7524.2025.6426.1326.6327.1227.6228.1130.1234.3628.4529.7727.5327.7027.6928.5227.3826.7827.1225.0325.4324.5123.6123.2622.09
Mongolia24.9624.2823.6022.9223.3523.7824.2024.6325.2625.8826.5127.1327.7627.0826.4125.7326.6226.1925.8325.47
Montenegro24.0023.2224.4824.5424.8822.6424.6824.4424.8525.72
Morocco31.8431.6231.3931.1730.9430.7230.4930.5630.6330.7030.7830.8530.9230.9931.0631.6032.1332.2932.4532.6232.7832.9433.10
Mozambique36.1036.6437.1837.7338.2738.8139.3538.9238.4938.0737.6437.2136.78
Namibia54.7954.3053.8153.3252.8252.3351.84
Nepal24.9825.3525.7126.0826.4426.8127.1727.5427.9028.2728.6329.0029.9930.9731.9632.9533.9334.9235.9036.8935.3933.9032.4030.9029.4027.9126.41
Netherlands23.8923.5524.8524.2423.8122.5022.6222.6622.57
Nicaragua39.7939.0438.2937.5336.7836.0339.6843.3446.9943.1039.2235.3331.4432.3833.3234.2535.1935.7336.2636.8037.3337.87
Niger29.4430.9632.4732.8133.1633.5033.8434.1834.5334.8735.2135.5535.9036.2433.8131.3730.1428.9027.6726.4326.5526.6626.78
Nigeria28.2128.6629.1129.5630.0130.4630.9131.3633.6936.0338.3640.6939.1437.5936.0434.4932.9431.3929.8430.3230.8031.2931.7732.2532.73
Norway27.1826.6621.3422.4021.8421.3221.0220.5320.90
Pakistan27.6227.4327.2527.0626.7526.4426.1325.8125.5025.1926.8428.4827.7226.9726.2126.6427.0627.4928.4127.8327.2526.7826.3125.8426.7926.4226.05
Panama42.8642.7042.5342.7042.8743.0443.2143.6544.0843.4242.4943.7043.2843.5943.1941.6540.5241.7940.2240.6140.4940.1040.0139.9239.9638.89
Papua New Guinea40.6940.0739.4638.8438.2337.6136.9936.3835.7635.1434.5333.9133.3032.68
Paraguay30.7533.8236.8939.9743.0446.1143.7841.4441.7842.1142.7143.3146.1244.5742.0940.1042.8741.2040.3638.1741.1241.3837.4237.5641.58
Peru35.1634.9434.7334.5134.2934.0833.8633.6433.4333.2135.8738.5241.1844.4544.8638.5039.6142.5142.8539.3239.9939.4339.0836.4036.0634.8034.1933.7433.3933.00
Philippines32.7332.4832.2231.9732.8833.7934.7034.3333.9633.5934.4835.3836.2736.2736.2736.2735.4334.6033.7633.8233.8833.9433.7533.5733.3833.3933.3933.40
Poland20.8621.0121.1621.3821.6021.4521.3021.1521.0022.8324.6526.4826.1825.8825.8226.0925.7526.7326.9927.0126.9726.4226.4526.7226.5825.8025.8525.6325.6225.18
Portugal30.8230.5729.6628.8528.9427.4628.2828.6827.77
Romania19.2119.5419.8620.1921.4522.7023.0823.4523.8324.2023.4423.3123.2423.7523.7123.5423.5223.8727.4026.7025.4124.9224.3824.3021.61
Russia19.4523.2226.9930.7534.5238.2937.3836.4635.5529.3928.6227.7427.6230.4128.1530.6830.8431.3931.6332.8432.4731.0331.0831.5732.22
Rwanda24.5825.5926.6127.6228.6429.6530.6631.6832.6933.7034.7235.7336.7537.7638.7739.7940.8041.4242.0342.6543.2643.8843.9744.0644.1644.2544.3443.9643.5743.19
Samoa34.70
Saint Thomas and Principe24.5524.5124.4824.4424.4024.3724.3324.2924.2524.2224.18
Senegal42.8239.8436.8733.8933.8333.7633.7033.6333.5733.5033.4432.5931.7530.9030.0530.2230.3830.5530.7230.8831.05
Serbia25.5326.0025.8226.1723.4723.4522.7022.7623.2423.1423.0322.93
Seychelles34.0133.9733.9433.9033.8633.8233.7933.7534.6335.5036.3837.2538.1339.0039.88
Sierra Leone32.0231.3830.7430.0929.4528.8128.1727.5226.88
Slovakia18.1418.1718.1918.2218.2418.8919.5420.1920.8421.2721.6922.1222.5522.9723.4023.8224.2524.9223.7220.7821.3822.4121.8620.9720.50
Slovenia20.4021.0821.7622.4423.1223.8024.4824.1923.9023.6223.3323.0423.0523.0623.0723.0823.7420.6520.5820.3820.3920.1420.6320.7420.7621.07
Solomon Islands35.75
South Africa46.6646.9547.2347.5246.8746.2345.5844.9346.4848.0449.5951.1452.7054.2552.7651.2651.2651.2651.26
South Sudan33.20
Spain24.8724.3124.4224.7825.7326.0226.1726.0225.90
Sri Lanka26.4226.6326.8527.0627.2827.4927.7928.0828.3828.6728.9729.5730.1730.7731.3831.9832.5833.1833.0832.9832.8832.7831.8130.8429.8730.6531.4332.21
Saint Lucia32.48
Sudan26.68
Swaziland49.5348.6347.7346.8345.9345.0344.1343.6743.2142.7542.2941.8241.3640.9040.4439.98
Sweden21.1321.1221.1621.3021.5121.1621.2921.4721.50
Switzerland26.7726.3525.6925.4724.6825.02
Tajikistan23.3523.9224.4925.0525.6226.5726.0925.6025.1224.6324.1324.6625.2025.7325.3125.42
Tanzania27.1227.3227.5227.7327.9328.1328.3328.5428.7428.9429.3729.7930.2230.6431.0731.4931.9231.6831.4431.1930.95
Thailand35.5135.4835.4635.4335.4135.3835.3635.3335.8536.3637.5138.6536.7734.8934.5934.2833.3032.3134.0633.6933.4433.1833.4933.7933.1432.4930.8431.1330.7630.7229.9030.4329.23
Timor Leste29.9529.4028.8528.3127.7627.2126.66
Togo32.6433.0233.4033.7734.1534.53
Tonga28.4128.5328.6628.7828.9029.0229.1529.2729.39
Trinidad and Tobago31.1430.8330.5230.2029.89
Tunisia34.0833.4032.7232.0531.3730.6930.9031.1131.3331.5431.7531.7131.6831.6431.6131.5731.0730.5730.0829.5829.0828.6728.2627.8527.4427.03
Turkey35.1334.6834.2233.7733.3232.8732.4131.9631.9531.9431.9231.9131.9031.8931.8731.8632.4130.8332.7629.5628.2329.4429.2129.3030.5030.5030.58
Turkmenistan21.6522.6623.6724.6725.6826.6927.7028.7129.7130.7231.73
Tuvalu31.64
Uganda33.7033.6433.5833.5232.9832.4331.8931.3432.5233.7134.8935.7536.6137.4736.4935.5134.5335.0135.4935.9636.4435.2534.0632.87
Ukraine19.5120.3521.1822.0222.8523.1626.7830.4027.5726.1124.6623.2023.1923.1823.1723.3523.1323.1724.1122.0521.9021.1520.9820.7520.7721.0720.62
United Kingdom27.8326.1926.8028.0326.4426.6526.8825.4724.66
United States26.8627.0227.1727.3327.4827.6428.3429.0329.7330.0030.2730.5430.5030.4730.4330.3830.3330.2830.2330.4030.5630.7330.3029.8629.4329.6829.9430.19
Uruguay33.3233.1833.0532.9132.7832.6432.5032.3732.2331.6931.1530.6130.8131.0231.2231.7231.9232.5132.7833.0534.4434.8635.1035.6234.3435.9336.3235.0835.2434.3732.4330.1730.9530.78
Uzbekistan20.8522.0323.2124.4025.5826.7627.9429.1230.3131.4932.6730.6228.5627.9727.3728.33
Vanuatu28.92
Venezuela43.4543.0142.5642.1241.6741.2340.7836.9033.0232.5932.1731.7433.1034.4735.8336.0636.3036.5336.2335.9635.6936.9036.0935.6937.7534.07
Vietnam28.6428.7128.7828.8528.9128.9829.0529.3029.5429.7930.0329.5429.0529.0028.9429.5130.0831.9933.9031.9830.0529.5629.06
West Bank and Gaza26.4426.7027.1527.6127.4927.37
Zambia42.9341.1139.2838.6337.9837.3337.7538.1637.0535.9434.8333.7238.2042.6742.9243.1643.6844.2044.7145.23
Zimbabwe33.83

Percentage share of income or consumption is the share that accrues to subgroups of population indicated by deciles or quintiles.

Source: World Bank Development Research Group