Income share held by lowest 10% reached 2.20 % in 2010 in Gambia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 26.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, income share held by lowest 10% in Gambia reached an all time high of 3.00 % in 2015 and an all time low of 1.50 % in 1998. When compared to Gambia's main peers, income share held by lowest 10% in Guinea Bissau amounted to 1.60 % and 3.47 % in Mali in 2010.
Gambia has been ranked 57th within the group of 85 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.