Liberia: Top 10 percent income share

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 Liberia

Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 27.10
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2007 - 2016
 Average 27.13
 Min - Max 26.00 - 28.30
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Liberia from 2007 to 2016. The average value for Liberia during that period was 27.13 percent with a minimum of 26 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 28.3 percent in 2007. The latest value from 2016 is 27.1 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 81 countries is 28.09 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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gini inequality index 35.30 2016 index points
 Poverty ratio 50.90 2016 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 27.60 2016 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 88.90 2016 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 27.10 2016 percent
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