Colombia: Top 10 percent income share

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 Colombia

Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 40.20
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1992 - 2021
 Average 42.57
 Min - Max 39.00 - 47.00
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Colombia from 1992 to 2021. The average value for Colombia during that period was 42.57 percent with a minimum of 39 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 47 percent in 2000. The latest value from 2021 is 40.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 22 countries is 31.47 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Colombia - Top 10 percent income share - Recent values chart

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Colombia - Top 10 percent income share - historical chart - 1992-2021




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 51.50 2021 index points
 Poverty ratio 39.30 2021 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 6.60 2021 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 39.20 2021 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 40.20 2021 percent
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