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Gini Index - countries with the biggest inequality in income distribution 2017

Ranking of the 20 countries with the biggest inequality in income distribution in 2017*, based on the Gini index

by Erin Duffin, last edited Oct 22, 2019
Gini Index - countries with the biggest inequality in income distribution 2017 This statistic shows the 20 countries with the biggest inequality in income distribution in 2017* based on the Gini index. The income Gini coefficient measures the deviation of the distribution of income (or consumption) among individuals or households within a country from a perfectly equal distribution. A value of 0 represents absolute equality, a value of 100 absolute inequality. In 2017, South Africa had the highest inequality in income distribution with a Gini score of 63.
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Ranking of the 20 countries with the biggest inequality in income distribution in 2017*, based on the Gini index

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