Income Share Held by Lowest 10% fell to 1.80% in Dominican Republic in 2016

Income Share Held by Lowest 10% (%)
Society | Dominican Republic | May 17, 2019
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Income share held by lowest 10% reached 1.90 % in 2014 in Dominican Republic, according to the National Statistical Office. This is the same as in the previous year.

Historically, income share held by lowest 10% in Dominican Republic reached an all time high of 1.90 % in 2012 and an all time low of 1.20 % in 2000.

Dominican Republic has been ranked 58th within the group of 76 countries we follow in terms of income share held by lowest 10%, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

The percentage share of income or consumption is the share that accrues to subgroups of the population indicated by deciles or quintiles.

Income Share Held by Lowest 10% Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belize % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Canada % ... ... ... 2.40% ... ... ... ...
Cayman Islands % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China % ... 2.10% 2.10% 2.50% 2.50% 2.60% ... ...
Cuba % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Dominican Republic % 1.80% 1.90% 1.90% 1.90% 1.90% ...
Guatemala % ... ... 1.34% ... ... 1.70% ... ... ...
Haiti % ... ... ... 2.10% ... ... ... ... ...
Honduras % 0.800% 0.900% 1.10% 1.30% 1.30%
Jamaica % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Japan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Mexico % ... ... 2.00% ... 2.00% ... ...
USA % ... ... ... 1.70% ... ... ...