Ireland: Top 10 percent income share

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 Ireland

Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 23.8
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1987 - 2020
 Average 25.93
 Min - Max 23.8 - 29
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Ireland from 1987 to 2020. The average value for Ireland during that period was 25.93 percent with a minimum of 23.8 percent in 2020 and a maximum of 29 percent in 1994. The latest value from 2020 is 23.8 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 53 countries is 27.38 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
Ireland - Top 10 percent income share - recent values

Historical chart
Ireland - Top 10 percent income share - historical chart - 1987-2020




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 29.20 2020 index points
 Poverty ratio 14.00 2021 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 0.10 2020 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 0.20 2020 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 23.80 2020 percent
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