Tonga: Top 10 percent income share

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Percent income earned by the top 10 percent of earners

 Latest value 26.80
 Year 2015
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2015
 Average 28.00
 Min - Max 26.80 - 28.90
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Tonga from 2000 to 2015. The average value for Tonga during that period was 28 percent with a minimum of 26.8 percent in 2015 and a maximum of 28.9 percent in 2009. The latest value from 2015 is 26.8 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 84 countries is 28.70 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 33.50 2015 index points
 Poverty ratio 22.50 2009 percent
 Poverty at 1.90 USD per day 1.80 2015 percent
 Poverty at 5.50 USD per day 47.90 2015 percent
 Top 10 percent income share 26.80 2015 percent
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