Botswana: Top 10 percent income share

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 Botswana

Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 41.50
 Year 2015
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1985 - 2015
 Average 47.66
 Min - Max 41.50 - 53.10
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Botswana from 1985 to 2015. The average value for Botswana during that period was 47.66 percent with a minimum of 41.5 percent in 2015 and a maximum of 53.1 percent in 2002. The latest value from 2015 is 41.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 84 countries is 28.70 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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 2015 index points
 Poverty ratio 16.10 2015 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 15.40 2015 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 63.50 2015 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 41.50 2015 percent
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