Income share held by the third quintile of the population

percent, 1980–2015

Info Edit
Country198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Albania17.7017.5017.3017.1016.9016.7016.5016.6716.8317.0016.9316.8716.8016.9317.0517.1817.30
Algeria14.9015.0915.2715.4615.6415.8316.0116.2016.2816.3616.4416.5316.6116.6916.7716.8516.9317.0117.0917.1817.2617.3417.4217.50
Angola14.50
Argentina15.4015.3015.2015.1015.0014.9014.8014.2013.9813.7513.5313.3013.9014.3014.0013.3013.1013.3012.7013.1012.8012.3012.2012.2013.2013.4013.7014.0014.2014.6014.5014.8015.1015.2014.90
Armenia15.4015.5015.6015.6015.9015.0015.2016.3017.1016.7016.8016.6016.5017.0016.6016.9016.70
Australia16.9016.8316.7516.6816.6016.6016.6016.6016.6016.6216.6316.6516.6716.6816.7016.6716.6316.6016.5716.5316.5016.5016.5016.3816.2616.1416.0215.9016.0016.10
Austria17.2017.5017.2017.3017.5017.4017.5017.4017.2017.2017.50
Azerbaijan16.4016.2216.0315.8515.6715.4815.3018.8018.7018.8018.5017.8317.1716.50
Bangladesh17.9017.5517.2017.1317.0717.0017.1017.2017.3016.9016.5016.1015.7015.6815.6615.6415.6215.6015.6015.6015.6015.6015.6015.6815.7615.8415.9216.00
Belarus16.8017.1017.2017.2017.3017.5017.9017.8017.7017.3017.7017.7017.5017.8017.9017.8017.7017.70
Belgium17.1017.3017.7017.4017.6017.7017.8018.0018.0018.0017.80
Belize10.109.8010.2510.7010.2011.3012.00
Benin15.0014.8014.6014.4014.2014.0013.8013.6013.4013.5813.7513.9314.10
Bhutan12.9013.5014.1014.7015.3015.2415.1815.1215.0615.00
Bolivia14.5014.0113.5313.0412.5612.0711.5911.1011.3511.6010.4011.1010.8011.1011.4010.8011.4011.6013.0013.9014.1014.3014.6014.0013.7014.50
Bosnia and Herzegovina17.0016.7716.5316.3016.4016.5016.6016.6016.6016.6016.60
Botswana11.4011.2011.0010.8010.6010.4010.2010.009.809.589.369.138.918.698.478.248.027.808.048.298.538.779.019.269.50
Brazil10.5010.3010.0010.2011.0010.3010.109.608.909.7011.0012.3010.1010.1010.1010.0010.1010.1010.3010.3010.3010.4010.6010.9011.0011.2011.6011.8012.0012.1512.3012.4012.4012.6012.80
Bulgaria17.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1016.3016.9017.0016.7017.1016.6016.7016.20
Burkina Faso12.0012.0312.0512.0812.1012.4612.8213.1813.5413.9014.0314.1714.3014.4314.5714.7014.7814.8614.9415.0215.10
Burundi16.3016.1015.9015.7015.5015.3015.1015.1315.1515.1815.2015.2315.2515.2815.3015.2415.1915.1315.0715.0114.9614.90
Cape Verde11.7011.9212.1312.3512.5712.7813.00
Cameroon13.0013.2413.4813.7213.9614.2014.1714.1314.1014.0714.0314.0013.9613.9113.8713.8313.7913.7413.70
Canada17.0017.0217.0317.0517.0717.0817.1017.1317.1517.1817.2017.2017.2017.2017.2717.3317.4017.0017.0017.0016.9816.9516.9316.9016.8016.7016.6016.6716.7316.8016.8716.9317.00
Central African Republic9.6010.0210.4410.8511.2711.6912.1112.5312.9513.3613.7814.2013.5812.9612.3411.7211.10
Chad14.9014.8914.8814.8614.8514.8414.8314.8114.80
Chile10.6010.5010.4010.3010.6511.0010.8010.6010.8011.0010.9510.9011.3511.8011.9312.0712.2012.4312.6712.9012.8312.7712.7012.8513.0013.0013.0013.0013.00
China14.6014.6814.7514.8314.90
Colombia12.2011.9811.7511.5311.3011.1711.0310.9011.0011.0010.4011.5010.9011.2011.2011.2011.2011.2011.2011.6011.9011.9011.8012.60
Comoros10.8011.1611.5111.8712.2212.5812.9313.2913.6414.00
Congo (Kinshasa)14.3014.3314.3514.3814.4014.4314.4514.4814.50
Congo (Brazzaville)12.9012.9513.0013.0513.1013.1513.20
Costa Rica14.1014.9015.7016.5017.3018.1016.9315.7714.6014.6014.4014.4014.3014.0014.3014.1014.2014.1013.5013.7012.7012.8013.0013.1013.3012.9012.7012.8012.3012.9012.9012.9012.6012.9012.90
Ivory Coast13.8015.1014.8015.5015.4515.4015.3515.3015.0314.7714.5014.7314.9715.2014.9814.7514.5314.3014.3014.3014.3014.3014.3014.3014.3414.3914.4314.4714.5114.5614.60
Croatia18.6018.5418.4818.4118.3518.2918.2318.1718.1018.0417.9817.9217.8617.8017.7317.6717.6117.5517.4917.4217.3617.3017.4017.5017.3017.5017.40
Cyprus17.0016.9016.7016.7016.6016.4016.4016.2015.8015.1015.80
Czech Republic18.8018.4418.0817.7217.3617.0017.1717.3317.5017.5317.5517.5817.6017.6317.6517.6817.7017.8017.7017.7017.6017.7017.7017.9017.9017.8017.80
Denmark18.0017.9017.7017.6018.0017.9017.7017.5017.3017.3017.30
Djibouti15.1015.0314.9614.8914.8214.7514.6814.6114.5414.4714.4014.60
Dominican Republic13.8013.3712.9312.5012.4312.3712.3012.6012.9013.2013.5013.3012.9012.5012.1012.5012.8012.1012.1012.6012.0013.0012.8012.8013.2013.1013.6013.2013.8013.90
Ecuador13.3013.1112.9312.7412.5612.3712.1912.0012.1312.2512.3812.5010.7011.2011.3311.4711.6011.7011.8011.9011.5012.6013.0013.0013.8013.9013.3013.9013.60
Egypt16.3016.3216.3416.3616.3816.4016.2516.1015.9515.8015.8615.9215.9816.0416.1016.1316.1516.1816.2016.1516.1016.2516.4016.2716.1316.00
El Salvador12.3012.5012.7012.9013.1012.6012.6012.6012.9012.8012.9012.8013.4013.6013.4013.9013.7013.4013.8014.2014.4014.7014.2014.6014.80
Estonia18.9018.1417.3816.6215.8615.1015.1715.2415.3115.3815.4515.5215.5915.6615.7315.8016.4016.3016.3016.8016.6016.9017.0016.6016.5015.9016.10
Ethiopia13.4014.2515.1015.9516.8016.8216.8416.8616.8816.9016.8016.7016.6016.5016.4016.30
Fiji15.2015.0714.9314.8014.6714.5314.4014.5614.7214.8815.0415.20
Finland17.2017.3017.3017.3017.3017.5017.4017.3017.5017.5017.50
France17.0017.2017.3016.5016.5016.4016.3016.4016.5016.6016.80
Gabon14.40
Gambia12.9012.9212.9412.9612.9813.00
Georgia16.3015.2015.5015.6015.4015.4015.5015.6015.7015.4015.4015.2015.4014.7015.1015.3015.2015.4015.4015.50
Germany16.8016.7016.9016.8017.1017.2017.0516.90
Ghana16.3016.0015.7315.4715.2015.1715.1415.1115.0915.0615.0315.0014.9414.8914.8314.7714.7114.6614.6014.6014.6014.6014.6014.6014.6014.60
Greece16.9016.7016.7017.0016.9017.1017.1017.4017.2016.9017.00
Guatemala10.8010.7010.6010.5010.5810.6610.7510.8310.9110.9911.0711.1511.2411.3211.4011.4311.4711.5011.5311.5711.6011.6811.7611.8411.9212.0012.3712.7313.10
Guinea14.6014.2013.8013.4013.4913.5813.6613.7513.8413.9314.0114.1014.2414.3814.5214.6614.8015.1215.4415.7616.0816.40
Guinea Bissau14.2014.3814.5614.7314.9115.0915.2715.4415.6215.8015.3514.9014.4514.0013.5513.1012.6512.20
Guyana14.70
Haiti15.20
Honduras10.2010.9012.3012.2011.8011.4011.3011.4012.2011.5011.9011.9512.0011.0010.6010.7010.6011.4011.1011.6012.6011.9011.1011.2012.1012.8013.00
Hungary18.5018.1017.7017.5517.4017.2517.1017.1417.1717.2117.2517.2817.3217.3517.3917.4317.4617.5016.7017.8017.9018.0018.2017.7017.9017.6017.4017.60
Iceland17.1017.1016.7016.8016.4017.3018.0018.0017.8017.9018.10
India15.30
Indonesia14.30
Iran13.4013.6513.9014.1514.4014.4014.4014.4014.4014.3514.3014.2514.2014.2014.2014.2014.2014.2014.2014.2013.8014.1014.4014.7014.9015.1015.3015.5015.30
Iraq17.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.1017.10
Ireland16.4016.2016.4016.5017.0016.7016.9016.8016.8016.7016.70
Israel16.2016.2216.2316.2516.2716.2816.3016.2216.1416.0615.9815.9015.9015.9015.9015.9015.7815.6515.5315.4015.5515.7015.6315.5715.5015.6515.80
Italy16.9017.1017.0017.2017.1017.1017.1017.0016.9017.0017.20
Jamaica14.5014.5014.5015.1015.7016.3015.8315.3714.9014.5714.2313.9013.4713.0312.6012.9013.20
Japan17.30
Jordan15.7015.4215.1314.8514.5714.2814.0014.3014.6014.9015.2015.5015.4615.4215.3815.3415.3015.4515.6015.7515.9016.0016.1015.9515.80
Kazakhstan16.1016.1416.1816.2216.2616.3016.3016.6016.7017.1016.7017.1016.7016.9016.9017.3017.3017.5017.4017.30
Kenya10.7012.5514.4014.0013.6013.2013.1513.1013.0513.0012.9512.9012.8512.80
Kiribati16.00
South Korea17.5017.3517.2017.2517.3017.4017.50
Kosovo17.2016.9516.7016.9016.8716.8316.8016.2017.4017.2017.70
Kyrgyzstan12.5012.8413.1813.5213.8614.2015.3016.4016.7016.7016.8015.6016.1015.1016.1016.7016.7016.9017.1017.3016.9017.2016.80
Laos15.6015.5815.5615.5415.5215.5015.6015.7015.8015.9016.0015.8815.7615.6415.5215.4015.4015.4015.4015.4015.40
Latvia18.7018.4618.2217.9817.7417.5017.4017.3017.3017.1316.9516.7816.6016.4316.2516.0815.9015.3016.2015.9016.1016.5017.1016.4016.5016.2016.30
Lebanon17.00
Lesotho11.3011.0110.7310.4410.159.869.589.299.009.489.9510.4310.9011.3811.8512.3312.8012.6912.5812.4612.3512.2412.1312.0111.90
Liberia16.2016.2416.2916.3316.3716.4116.4616.50
Lithuania18.6018.1217.6417.1616.6816.2016.2216.2416.2516.2716.2916.3116.3316.3516.3616.3816.4016.5016.5016.5016.3016.4017.5017.2016.6016.3016.00
Luxembourg17.2017.1017.1017.0016.7017.2017.3017.0016.5017.0017.20
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)15.6016.9016.5016.7016.8017.20
Madagascar13.4013.4313.4613.4913.5213.5513.5813.6213.6513.6813.7113.7413.7713.8014.1814.5514.9315.3015.3015.3014.0012.7013.1813.6514.1314.6014.5014.4014.3014.2014.1014.1014.10
Malawi8.109.019.9310.8411.7612.6713.5914.5014.3014.1013.9013.7013.5013.30
Malaysia13.0013.1013.2013.3013.4013.5013.3713.2313.1013.0713.0313.0012.9012.8012.9113.0313.1413.2613.3713.4913.6013.6013.6013.6013.6513.70
Maldives14.4014.5914.7714.9615.1415.3315.5115.70
Mali11.9012.3012.7013.1013.5013.9014.3014.7014.7414.7814.8214.8614.9015.3315.7716.20
Mauritania15.0014.5314.0713.6013.1312.6712.2013.9515.7015.6015.5015.4015.3015.2015.0814.9514.8314.7015.1015.5015.9016.3016.4216.5316.6516.7716.8817.00
Mauritius15.6015.6215.6315.6515.6715.6815.70
Mexico13.0012.9112.8312.7412.6512.5612.4812.3912.3012.1512.0012.5013.0013.0013.0012.6012.2012.4512.7013.3514.0013.4512.9012.9012.9012.9012.9012.8512.8012.7512.70
Micronesia14.6014.6914.7814.8614.9515.0415.1315.2115.30
Moldova15.8015.3014.1015.8015.3016.0015.9016.1015.9016.1016.3016.1016.6016.6016.9017.1017.3017.4017.50
Mongolia16.8017.1017.4017.7017.4817.2517.0316.8016.6016.4016.2016.0015.8016.0316.2716.5016.1016.3016.5016.70
Montenegro17.1017.3017.0017.0017.0017.7017.0016.8016.7016.60
Morocco15.3015.2515.2015.1515.1015.0515.0015.0015.0015.0015.0015.0015.0015.0015.0014.7014.4014.4014.4014.4014.4014.4014.40
Mozambique13.6013.5013.4013.3013.2013.1013.0013.1213.2313.3513.4713.5813.70
Burma (Myanmar)15.00
Namibia8.108.238.378.508.638.778.90
Nepal15.6015.3315.0514.7814.5014.2313.9513.6813.4013.8014.2014.6015.0015.4015.8016.20
Netherlands17.3017.3017.0017.1017.3017.6017.7017.6017.6017.5017.40
Nicaragua11.2011.3211.4411.5611.6811.8011.8011.8011.8012.0312.2512.4812.7013.0513.4013.7514.1014.0013.9013.8013.7013.60
Niger15.7015.1014.5014.4314.3514.2814.2114.1414.0613.9913.9213.8513.7713.7014.2514.8015.1515.5015.8516.2016.1316.0716.00
Nigeria15.5015.3415.1915.0314.8714.7114.5614.4013.8813.3512.8312.3012.7413.1913.6314.0714.5114.9615.4015.2315.0714.9014.7314.5714.40
Norway16.4016.6018.0017.5017.7017.9018.0018.3018.1017.9018.00
Pakistan15.9016.0316.1716.3016.3316.3716.4016.4316.4716.5016.1515.8015.9716.1316.3016.1315.9715.8015.7015.8015.9016.0716.2316.4016.1016.2516.40
Panama11.6011.5511.5011.5311.5511.5811.6011.3511.1011.5011.6011.4011.4011.2011.3011.6011.9011.7012.3012.3012.2012.5012.6012.6012.6013.0012.80
Papua New Guinea11.4011.6911.9812.2812.5712.8613.1513.4513.7414.0314.3214.6214.9115.20
Paraguay14.6013.8813.1612.4411.7211.0011.5512.1011.9511.8011.8011.8011.1011.2012.0012.3012.0012.4012.4013.2012.7012.5013.8013.2012.4013.30
Peru12.2011.3011.3013.0012.6012.0011.8012.7012.6012.7012.9013.6013.6014.1014.5014.6014.6014.7014.50
Philippines14.4014.3714.3314.3014.1013.9013.7013.8013.9014.0013.7313.4713.2013.3713.5313.7013.8714.0314.2014.0713.9313.8013.8713.9314.0013.9713.9313.9014.1014.3014.50
Poland17.9017.4016.9016.4016.4516.5016.5016.5016.5016.2016.1016.0016.1016.3016.3016.3016.3016.4016.6016.6016.6016.80
Portugal15.1015.0015.1015.7015.8016.3015.9015.8016.2016.3016.40
Romania17.2017.4017.5017.5017.4017.3017.3017.4017.2017.2017.4017.7017.8018.0017.9017.90
Russia13.4013.6313.8714.1015.6015.7015.9015.9015.2015.6014.9014.9014.5014.7014.2014.3014.7014.8014.7014.5014.4014.7015.20
Rwanda16.7016.4416.1915.9315.6815.4215.1614.9114.6514.3914.1413.8813.6313.3713.1112.8612.6012.4212.2412.0611.8811.7011.6811.6611.6411.6211.6011.6711.7311.80
Samoa14.10
Saint Thomas and Principe16.6016.6216.6416.6616.6816.7016.7216.7416.7616.7816.80
Senegal11.6012.5313.4714.4014.3714.3414.3114.2914.2614.2314.2014.4514.7014.9515.2015.1715.1315.1015.0715.0315.00
Serbia16.8016.6016.4016.7017.3017.3017.4017.5017.4017.4317.4717.50
Seychelles13.30
Sierra Leone14.4014.5814.7514.9315.1015.2815.4515.6315.80
Slovakia18.6018.6518.7018.7518.8018.7818.7518.7318.7018.6818.6518.6318.6018.5818.5518.5318.5017.5018.3018.5018.2018.2018.2018.4018.7018.3019.00
Slovenia18.2017.9817.7717.5517.3317.1216.9017.0217.1417.2517.3717.4917.6117.7317.8517.9618.0818.2018.2018.2018.2018.3018.2018.2018.2018.2018.1018.10
Solomon Islands13.3013.5813.8514.1314.4014.6814.9515.2315.50
South Africa9.309.108.908.709.009.309.609.909.509.108.708.307.907.507.808.108.078.038.00
South Sudan14.20
Spain17.1017.4017.3017.2017.0016.9016.8016.9017.0017.0017.00
Sri Lanka16.4016.3216.2416.1616.0816.0015.8415.6815.5215.3615.2015.0314.8614.6914.5114.3414.1714.0014.0514.1014.1514.2014.5314.8715.2014.9714.7314.50
Saint Lucia14.80
Sudan16.30
Suriname12.60
Swaziland10.2010.3210.4310.5510.6710.7810.9011.0011.1011.2011.3011.4011.5011.6011.7011.80
Sweden17.9018.2018.0017.9017.7017.8017.8017.8017.8017.7017.70
Switzerland16.4016.5016.6016.8017.0016.9016.60
Syria15.40
Tajikistan17.4017.1816.9516.7316.5016.4016.6316.8717.1017.1017.1016.9316.7716.6016.8016.6016.40
Tanzania15.9015.8415.7915.7315.6815.6215.5715.5115.4615.4015.3015.2015.1015.0014.9014.8014.7014.7514.8014.8514.90
Thailand13.5013.5013.5013.5013.5013.5013.5013.5013.2012.9012.6012.3012.9013.5013.6013.7013.8514.0013.6013.6013.8014.0014.0014.0014.1514.3014.7014.6014.8014.8015.1014.8015.10
Timor Leste15.6015.7515.9016.0516.2016.3516.50
Togo13.9013.8013.7013.6013.5013.4013.6513.9014.1514.40
Tonga15.9015.8515.8015.7515.7015.6515.6015.5515.50
Trinidad and Tobago14.9015.0515.2015.3515.50
Tunisia14.2014.4214.6414.8615.0815.3015.1815.0614.9414.8214.7014.7414.7814.8214.8614.9015.0415.1815.3215.4615.6015.7015.8015.9016.0016.10
Turkey14.0014.1314.2614.3914.5114.6414.7714.9014.8914.8814.8614.8514.8414.8314.8114.8014.6015.1014.9015.7015.9015.9015.6015.6015.2015.1015.1014.70
Turkmenistan14.70
Tuvalu14.90
Uganda14.3014.4014.5014.6014.6814.7514.8314.9014.6314.3714.1013.8313.5713.3013.4713.6313.8013.7313.6513.5813.5013.7714.0314.30
Ukraine15.4016.2016.3816.5716.7516.9317.1217.3017.2017.3017.2017.0017.6017.6017.8017.9018.0017.9017.9018.0017.80
United Kingdom16.3016.8016.5016.2016.4016.6016.5016.8017.0016.9016.60
United States16.5016.4616.4216.3816.3416.3016.1015.9015.7015.6315.5715.5015.5315.5715.6015.6315.6515.6815.7015.6315.5715.5015.5715.6315.7015.6015.5015.40
Uruguay14.6014.6414.6814.7114.7514.7914.8314.8614.9014.8114.7114.6214.5214.4314.3414.2414.1514.0513.9613.8613.7713.6813.5813.4913.3913.3013.2013.6013.6013.7014.5015.1015.0015.1015.10
Uzbekistan14.8015.3515.9016.0016.1015.80
Vanuatu15.60
Venezuela11.2011.2711.3311.4011.4711.5311.6013.2514.9014.9314.9715.0014.6014.2013.8013.7713.7313.7013.8013.7513.7013.5013.9014.1013.8014.50
Vietnam15.3015.2815.2715.2515.2315.2215.2015.1015.0014.9014.8015.0515.3015.5515.8015.7515.7015.3515.0015.5516.1016.2516.40
West Bank and Gaza16.3016.1016.1016.1016.0015.9015.5015.90
Yemen16.2016.1616.1116.0716.0315.9915.9415.9015.8315.7715.7015.6315.5715.5015.4315.3715.30
Zambia10.8011.5512.3012.5012.7012.9012.9012.9013.2313.5513.8814.2012.7011.2011.1511.1010.9510.8010.6510.5010.5210.5410.5610.5810.60
Zimbabwe14.00

Percentage share of income or consumption is the share that accrues to subgroups of population indicated by deciles or quintiles. Percentage shares by quintile may not sum to 100 because of rounding.

Source: World Bank, Development Research Group