Germany: Top 10 percent income share

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

, 1991 - 2016: For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1991 to 2016. The average value for Germany during that period was 24.07 percent with a minimum of 22.3 percent in 1998 and a maximum of 25.5 percent in 2005. The latest value from 2016 is 24.6 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 79 countries is 28.10 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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