Madagascar: Top 10 percent income share

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 Madagascar

Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 33.50
 Year 2012
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1980 - 2012
 Average 33.73
 Min - Max 28.90 - 37.00
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Madagascar from 1980 to 2012. The average value for Madagascar during that period was 33.73 percent with a minimum of 28.9 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 37 percent in 1980. The latest value from 2012 is 33.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2012 based on 83 countries is 28.23 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 42.60 2012 index points
 Poverty ratio 70.70 2012 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 80.70 2012 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 98.20 2012 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 33.50 2012 percent
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