Income share held by the lowest quintile of the population

percent, 1981–2014

Info Edit
Country1981198219831984198519861987198819891990199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014
Albania9.159.028.888.758.628.488.358.378.388.408.568.718.878.878.868.868.85
Angola3.183.463.744.024.314.594.875.155.43
Argentina5.114.614.664.724.774.824.604.454.383.763.513.553.413.493.192.582.752.723.213.433.583.863.933.934.364.584.734.754.79
Armenia5.546.216.897.567.657.738.058.667.598.058.538.738.889.118.948.778.728.488.45
Australia7.677.627.577.527.477.427.377.317.267.187.117.036.956.886.806.826.856.876.896.926.946.997.037.047.057.077.087.097.097.09
Austria8.498.768.587.987.987.678.047.837.78
Azerbaijan7.077.137.197.257.317.377.4312.8612.2013.3213.3711.7210.078.42
Bangladesh9.729.8810.049.849.659.459.519.569.629.419.208.998.788.758.738.708.688.658.678.698.728.748.768.788.808.818.838.85
Belarus10.4810.6110.7410.8610.9911.129.818.508.278.057.827.557.878.168.288.569.368.878.768.599.009.068.819.159.489.539.33
Belgium8.378.288.568.348.248.368.458.308.62
Belize2.963.092.353.352.653.323.21
Benin6.986.876.756.646.526.416.296.186.06
Bhutan5.355.686.016.336.666.676.696.706.726.73
Bolivia5.615.094.564.053.553.042.542.031.661.280.801.611.482.293.091.892.112.702.972.913.303.693.273.423.59
Bosnia and Herzegovina8.798.327.867.397.427.457.487.437.387.337.28
Botswana3.593.523.453.383.313.243.173.103.032.952.862.782.692.612.522.442.352.272.352.432.512.602.682.762.84
Brazil2.682.622.612.732.872.652.382.141.992.332.582.822.352.402.442.252.302.422.502.452.402.592.592.822.903.002.973.143.173.213.253.383.283.62
Bulgaria10.459.749.048.339.2810.227.338.7310.129.368.597.837.067.918.757.716.685.648.506.946.796.266.416.16
Burkina Faso5.535.445.345.255.155.275.405.525.655.775.936.086.246.396.556.707.027.347.677.998.31
Burundi7.947.477.016.546.075.615.145.616.096.567.037.507.988.458.92
Cape Verde4.154.294.424.564.704.834.97
Cambodia7.967.967.957.957.957.957.947.947.947.937.937.587.226.877.797.998.448.929.05
Cameroon6.106.116.136.146.166.176.116.066.005.945.895.835.645.465.275.094.904.724.53
Canada7.147.207.267.327.387.447.507.537.577.607.637.607.567.537.457.367.286.856.886.916.916.906.906.896.987.077.167.147.127.10
Central African Republic1.992.282.572.873.163.453.744.034.324.624.915.204.834.454.083.703.33
Chad6.296.115.935.755.585.405.225.044.86
Chile3.343.353.353.363.613.853.663.463.563.653.583.513.573.623.693.753.823.964.104.244.264.284.304.414.524.584.63
China5.145.165.195.215.23
Colombia3.343.523.573.613.683.373.062.742.432.302.172.041.902.352.753.293.313.373.223.082.933.063.193.353.293.353.36
Comoros4.01
Congo (Kinshasa)5.695.675.655.635.625.605.585.565.54
Congo (Brazzaville)4.904.784.674.554.434.324.20
Costa Rica3.353.724.094.474.845.214.553.883.223.763.603.963.863.983.993.804.214.333.933.863.313.423.433.774.043.944.214.203.794.454.254.214.124.20
Ivory Coast4.956.896.286.816.606.406.195.986.186.386.586.506.436.356.286.216.136.065.905.745.595.435.275.11
Croatia10.3110.159.999.839.679.519.359.199.038.878.719.238.308.278.398.528.648.488.318.157.987.969.376.856.87
Cyprus8.788.938.818.748.658.478.608.387.99
Czech Republic11.8311.5511.2710.9910.7110.4310.3610.2910.2210.079.939.789.639.489.349.199.049.289.329.739.789.619.379.339.55
Denmark9.249.309.039.317.247.707.987.878.48
Djibouti6.015.845.665.495.315.144.974.794.624.444.274.92
Dominican Republic3.934.024.104.194.234.274.314.314.314.304.303.973.873.763.664.053.753.843.924.133.984.404.494.484.674.785.014.93
Ecuador3.283.273.273.263.253.243.243.233.693.773.843.922.593.053.053.043.043.173.093.573.313.723.954.104.384.304.564.84
El Salvador2.582.873.153.443.723.412.712.012.513.273.183.142.733.934.044.895.184.674.854.745.575.705.525.72
Estonia9.999.278.567.847.136.417.248.077.717.356.996.966.937.046.916.946.877.237.507.917.737.577.087.177.17
Ethiopia8.568.408.248.087.937.777.617.457.297.136.976.826.666.506.347.047.738.439.129.179.229.289.339.389.168.938.718.488.268.03
Fiji6.326.286.256.216.176.146.10
Finland9.409.459.239.189.289.319.179.279.43
France8.348.508.317.947.867.757.647.777.80
Gabon5.82
Gambia4.314.404.494.594.684.77
Georgia6.135.015.205.405.375.795.735.675.485.485.805.585.475.345.045.065.285.625.59
Germany7.397.758.118.108.018.37
Ghana6.976.996.876.746.626.506.386.266.136.015.895.775.695.625.545.475.395.325.24
Greece6.806.536.556.556.736.896.495.635.55
Guatemala2.772.562.362.152.262.372.482.592.702.812.923.033.143.253.363.323.283.253.213.173.133.283.433.573.723.874.064.254.44
Guinea3.043.774.495.225.295.365.435.515.585.655.725.795.895.996.096.196.296.546.807.057.317.56
Guinea Bissau5.625.805.986.166.346.536.716.897.077.256.916.566.225.875.535.184.844.49
Guyana4.52
Haiti2.332.302.272.232.202.172.142.112.082.042.011.98
Honduras3.233.072.922.762.813.673.863.573.083.122.873.492.102.322.532.741.762.222.251.872.132.812.833.353.192.612.633.103.50
Hungary11.4210.9010.3710.2110.049.889.719.699.679.669.649.629.489.559.399.518.228.588.448.758.718.778.848.268.257.80
Iceland9.348.908.898.988.579.019.379.139.18
India8.28
Indonesia7.23
Iran4.594.754.905.065.215.285.365.435.505.425.335.255.165.355.535.725.906.096.276.466.185.895.615.325.696.076.446.81
Ireland7.497.707.858.178.207.557.597.637.73
Israel6.496.566.646.716.786.866.936.776.616.456.296.136.025.925.815.705.465.224.984.744.824.894.804.704.61
Italy6.706.616.636.936.856.736.386.466.23
Jamaica5.415.786.156.376.586.806.676.546.416.095.785.465.235.014.785.035.28
Japan7.37
Kazakhstan9.459.068.678.277.887.497.287.066.856.856.856.866.866.867.447.668.288.658.989.239.389.279.469.629.589.96
Kenya3.394.255.105.195.285.375.285.205.115.034.944.854.774.68
Kiribati6.16
Kosovo9.048.608.168.528.348.177.997.789.038.749.39
Kyrgyzstan10.118.597.075.554.032.512.873.243.603.974.336.488.638.778.649.277.678.357.277.628.399.128.669.669.619.3010.02
Laos8.238.208.178.138.108.078.078.088.088.098.097.997.907.807.717.617.547.477.397.327.25
Latvia10.4410.2710.109.949.779.608.828.047.737.447.447.367.297.217.136.936.215.656.746.906.006.996.026.256.34
Lesotho2.872.702.532.362.192.021.851.681.511.701.892.082.272.462.652.843.033.012.982.962.942.912.892.862.84
Liberia6.50
Lithuania10.5610.079.579.088.588.097.997.887.787.807.817.877.857.777.827.247.156.406.906.856.595.606.407.026.51
Luxembourg8.257.988.188.167.757.767.897.527.06
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)8.477.536.596.366.136.126.085.795.235.315.39
Madagascar5.445.605.775.936.096.196.295.584.875.405.936.456.986.886.796.696.606.506.125.73
Malawi3.854.294.735.175.626.066.506.946.696.446.205.955.705.45
Malaysia4.574.674.784.885.005.124.974.814.664.604.554.494.434.374.414.464.504.554.594.644.684.684.684.684.624.56
Maldives6.786.726.666.606.546.486.426.36
Mali4.594.835.075.315.555.796.036.276.316.346.386.416.456.967.467.97
Mauritania4.234.394.544.704.855.015.165.776.376.336.296.256.216.176.276.366.466.556.596.626.666.696.836.987.127.267.417.55
Mauritius7.587.557.537.507.477.457.42
Mexico4.114.003.893.783.673.563.723.884.043.713.373.884.384.224.063.983.894.104.314.424.523.694.724.744.764.744.724.794.864.975.07
Micronesia1.422.233.033.844.645.455.405.345.295.235.185.125.075.01
Moldova9.969.188.417.636.856.796.736.676.616.555.975.956.926.696.987.607.357.017.097.377.337.598.128.498.989.149.72
Mongolia7.377.497.607.727.667.607.537.477.437.397.357.317.277.447.617.787.787.657.878.08
Montenegro8.538.418.048.428.268.668.227.767.678.46
Morocco6.586.586.586.586.576.576.576.576.566.566.556.556.546.546.536.506.466.476.496.506.516.536.54
Mozambique5.655.615.575.545.505.465.425.395.355.325.295.255.22
Namibia3.023.063.103.153.193.233.27
Nepal9.129.008.888.768.648.528.418.298.178.057.937.817.647.477.307.146.976.806.636.466.736.997.267.527.798.058.32
Netherlands7.758.188.228.268.228.628.348.798.87
Nicaragua4.214.434.664.885.115.334.473.602.743.614.485.346.215.825.435.034.644.684.724.774.814.85
Niger7.456.715.975.965.945.935.925.915.895.885.875.865.845.836.777.708.018.328.628.938.578.217.85
Nigeria6.025.735.445.154.854.564.273.983.903.823.743.663.954.234.524.815.105.385.675.625.575.525.475.425.37
Norway8.717.798.498.699.039.229.379.359.30
Pakistan8.328.248.168.088.398.709.029.339.649.959.348.738.959.179.399.209.018.829.029.079.129.279.419.569.359.289.20
Panama0.841.001.151.211.281.341.401.531.661.641.901.681.842.452.442.582.742.532.983.193.553.303.283.193.383.37
Papua New Guinea2.172.372.572.762.963.163.363.553.753.954.154.344.544.74
Paraguay5.775.094.413.733.052.372.452.522.692.852.943.032.843.233.843.763.403.593.973.753.573.354.024.263.85
Peru4.844.844.844.854.854.854.854.864.864.864.223.572.932.782.733.373.333.163.533.563.443.323.333.703.944.244.314.284.434.57
Philippines6.446.466.476.496.296.095.895.915.935.955.785.615.445.425.405.385.425.475.515.545.585.615.735.855.975.955.945.92
Poland9.849.769.679.469.249.239.219.209.188.868.558.238.198.158.027.877.847.607.287.087.516.817.767.757.837.287.898.037.947.99
Portugal6.416.656.706.856.877.157.036.846.45
Romania9.939.699.469.229.048.858.648.428.217.998.528.548.428.188.408.268.388.215.475.556.055.735.545.568.88
Russia10.018.897.766.645.514.394.414.434.456.286.206.276.436.126.645.855.795.775.705.776.106.465.845.935.90
Rwanda9.699.419.138.858.578.288.007.727.447.166.886.606.326.035.755.475.195.064.934.804.674.544.664.784.895.015.135.155.175.19
Samoa6.32
Saint Thomas and Principe7.927.978.018.068.108.158.208.248.298.338.38
Senegal3.504.495.476.466.476.496.506.526.536.556.566.486.406.316.236.206.176.156.126.096.06
Serbia8.117.827.807.428.448.569.058.768.378.448.508.57
Seychelles5.705.715.735.745.765.775.795.805.755.695.645.585.535.475.42
Sierra Leone6.596.766.927.097.257.427.587.757.91
Slovakia11.9611.9311.9111.8811.8511.0710.289.508.718.768.828.878.928.979.039.089.138.699.659.459.1110.098.518.628.62
Slovenia10.4110.2210.039.859.669.479.289.249.209.179.139.098.988.878.768.658.169.799.909.889.9610.219.829.699.749.43
Solomon Islands4.97
South Africa2.952.852.762.662.762.862.963.062.982.902.822.742.662.582.592.602.562.512.47
South Sudan3.86
Spain6.856.986.976.316.226.025.975.755.76
Sri Lanka8.298.388.478.568.658.748.598.448.288.137.987.817.647.477.317.146.976.806.826.856.876.897.157.427.687.507.327.14
Saint Lucia5.23
Sudan6.82
Swaziland2.542.873.203.543.874.204.534.474.414.354.294.244.184.124.064.00
Sweden9.138.539.108.828.859.038.988.728.70
Switzerland7.267.417.717.657.838.09
Tajikistan8.348.238.138.027.917.787.667.557.437.898.358.568.788.998.878.79
Tanzania7.026.996.976.946.916.896.866.836.816.786.716.646.576.516.446.376.306.576.847.107.37
Thailand5.425.525.625.725.815.916.016.116.015.915.655.395.766.136.176.206.296.376.076.166.226.286.206.116.076.036.506.426.516.627.226.656.93
Timor Leste7.097.417.728.048.368.678.99
Togo6.055.815.565.325.074.83
Tonga6.216.266.306.356.406.446.496.536.58
Trinidad and Tobago4.905.055.205.355.50
Tunisia5.545.615.675.745.805.875.835.795.745.705.665.725.785.845.905.966.066.156.256.346.446.506.566.616.676.73
Turkey5.905.885.865.845.835.815.795.775.775.775.775.775.765.765.765.765.515.365.165.615.765.695.885.905.795.805.84
Turkmenistan10.049.659.268.878.488.097.707.316.926.536.14
Tuvalu6.28
Uganda4.945.355.776.186.346.506.666.826.536.235.945.925.895.875.936.006.066.035.995.965.926.076.216.36
Ukraine10.319.739.158.577.998.827.496.167.137.698.248.808.798.788.779.098.798.808.789.479.649.9910.2110.2410.2210.2710.45
United Kingdom6.586.726.906.807.076.987.087.087.51
United States5.405.405.405.405.405.405.345.275.215.225.245.255.295.335.375.325.265.215.154.994.834.674.814.955.095.095.105.10
Uruguay4.985.025.055.095.125.165.195.235.265.405.555.695.495.285.084.975.034.694.694.684.444.414.774.434.494.564.494.724.704.935.045.235.145.19
Uzbekistan10.619.959.288.627.957.296.625.965.294.633.965.537.107.668.227.42
Vanuatu6.70
Venezuela3.103.153.193.243.283.333.373.543.714.084.454.824.474.133.783.473.172.863.543.523.502.592.232.291.553.18
Vietnam7.797.827.857.887.907.937.967.847.717.597.467.287.106.996.886.906.916.425.926.226.526.566.59
West Bank and Gaza7.537.327.807.127.427.71
Zambia0.941.993.043.524.014.494.404.314.775.225.686.134.843.553.553.543.613.683.743.81
Zimbabwe5.83

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