Belize: Top 10 percent income share

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Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 42.4
 Year 1999
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1993 - 1999
 Average 47.75
 Min - Max 42.4 - 52.5
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Belize from 1993 to 1999. The average value for Belize during that period was 47.75 percent with a minimum of 42.4 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 52.5 percent in 1994. The latest value from 1999 is 42.4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 1999 based on 37 countries is 33.13 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Belize - Top 10 percent income share - recent values

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

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gini inequality index 53.30 1999 index points
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 19.60 1999 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 66.80 1999 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 42.40 1999 percent
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