Indonesia: Gini inequality index

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 Indonesia

Gini income inequality index

 Latest value 38.30
 Year 2023
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1984 - 2023
 Average 35.91
 Min - Max 29.50 - 40.80
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Indonesia from 1984 to 2023. The average value for Indonesia during that period was 35.91 index points with a minimum of 29.5 index points in 2000 and a maximum of 40.8 index points in 2013. The latest value from 2023 is 38.3 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 2 countries is 43.60 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Indonesia - Gini inequality index - historical chart - 1984-2023




Definition: Gini index measures the extent to which the distribution of income (or, in some cases, consumption expenditure) among individuals or households within an economy deviates from a perfectly equal distribution. A Lorenz curve plots the cumulative percentages of total income received against the cumulative number of recipients, starting with the poorest individual or household. The Gini index measures the area between the Lorenz curve and a hypothetical line of absolute equality, expressed as a percentage of the maximum area under the line. Thus a Gini index of 0 represents perfect equality, while an index of 100 implies perfect inequality.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gini inequality index 38.30 2023 index points
 Poverty ratio 9.40 2023 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 1.90 2023 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 58.80 2023 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 31.40 2023 percent
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