Income Share Held by Lowest 10% remained unchanged in Panama in 2016

Income Share Held by Lowest 10% (%)
Society | Panama | May 18, 2019
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Income share held by lowest 10% reached 1.50 % in 1979 in Panama, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 36.4 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, income share held by lowest 10% in Panama reached an all time high of 1.50 % in 1979 and an all time low of 0.020 % in 1989.

Panama has been ranked 3rd within the group of 3 countries we follow in terms of income share held by lowest 10%.

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 % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Brazil % ... 1.10% 1.10% 1.10% 1.20% 1.20%
Colombia % 1.20% 1.20% 1.20% 1.20% 1.30%
Costa Rica % 1.50% 1.50% 1.40% 1.50% 1.50%
El Salvador % 2.10% 2.20% 2.10% 2.20% 2.40%
Guatemala % ... ... 1.34% ... ... 1.70% ... ... ...
Honduras % 0.800% 0.900% 1.10% 1.30% 1.30%
Mexico % ... ... 2.00% ... 2.00% ... ...
Nicaragua % ... ... ... ... 2.00% ... ... ...
Panama % 1.10% 1.00% 1.10% 1.00% 1.10%
Peru % 1.50% 1.50% 1.60% 1.60% 1.60%
USA % ... ... ... 1.70% ... ... ...
Venezuela % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...