Brazil: Top 10 percent income share

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
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Brazil: Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

, 1981 - 2019: For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1981 to 2019. The average value for Brazil during that period was 44.88 percent with a minimum of 39.7 percent in 1992 and a maximum of 51.2 percent in 1989. The latest value from 2019 is 42 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 21 countries is 31.32 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.
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