Saint Lucia: Top 10 percent income share

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 Saint Lucia

Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 38.60
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1995 - 2016
 Average 35.55
 Min - Max 32.50 - 38.60
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Saint Lucia from 1995 to 2016. The average value for Saint Lucia during that period was 35.55 percent with a minimum of 32.5 percent in 1995 and a maximum of 38.6 percent in 2016. The latest value from 2016 is 38.6 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 51.20 2016 index points
 Poverty ratio 25.00 2016 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 5.10 2016 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 25.30 2016 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 38.60 2016 percent
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