Iran: Top 10 percent income share

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Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 26.80
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1986 - 2022
 Average 29.81
 Min - Max 26.70 - 36.90
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Iran from 1986 to 2022. The average value for Iran during that period was 29.81 percent with a minimum of 26.7 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 36.9 percent in 1986. The latest value from 2022 is 26.8 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 24 countries is 30.55 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
Iran - Top 10 percent income share - Recent values chart

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Iran - Top 10 percent income share - historical chart - 1986-2022

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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