Peru: Top 10 percent income share

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 Peru

Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 30.60
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1997 - 2021
 Average 36.03
 Min - Max 30.60 - 43.60
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Peru from 1997 to 2021. The average value for Peru during that period was 36.03 percent with a minimum of 30.6 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 43.6 percent in 1998. The latest value from 2021 is 30.6 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 22 countries is 31.47 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
Peru - Top 10 percent income share - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Peru - Top 10 percent income share - historical chart - 1997-2021




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 40.20 2021 index points
 Poverty ratio 27.50 2022 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 2.90 2021 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 33.70 2021 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 30.60 2021 percent
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