Burkina Faso: Top 10 percent income share

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 Burkina Faso

Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 35.30
 Year 2018
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1994 - 2018
 Average 35.48
 Min - Max 29.60 - 42.70
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Burkina Faso from 1994 to 2018. The average value for Burkina Faso during that period was 35.48 percent with a minimum of 29.6 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 42.7 percent in 1998. The latest value from 2018 is 35.3 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 88 countries is 27.85 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 43.00 2018 index points
 Poverty ratio 41.40 2018 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 31.20 2018 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 87.20 2018 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 35.30 2018 percent
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