Income share held by lowest 10% reached 4.30 % in 2017 in Moldova, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.88 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, income share held by lowest 10% in Moldova reached an all time high of 4.30 % in 2016 and an all time low of 2.20 % in 1998.
Moldova has been ranked 2nd within the group of 25 countries we follow in terms of income share held by lowest 10%, 33 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.