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Gini index for income distribution equality for families in the United States from 1990 to 2018
Gini index for income distribution equality for U.S. families 1990-2018
This statistic shows the income inequality of families in the United states from 1990 to 2018, based on the Gini index. The Census Bureau defines the Gini index as “a statistical measure of income inequality ranging from 0 to 1. A measure of 1 indicates perfect inequality, i.e., one household having all the income and rest having none. A measure of 0 indicates perfect equality, i.e., all households having an equal share of income.” In 2018, the Gini index for the income distribution of U.S. families stood at 0.452.
Gini index for income distribution equality for families in the United States from 1990 to 2018
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Release date

August 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

1990 to 2018

Gini index for income distribution equality for U.S. families 1990-2018
This statistic shows the income inequality of families in the United states from 1990 to 2018, based on the Gini index. The Census Bureau defines the Gini index as “a statistical measure of income inequality ranging from 0 to 1. A measure of 1 indicates perfect inequality, i.e., one household having all the income and rest having none. A measure of 0 indicates perfect equality, i.e., all households having an equal share of income.” In 2018, the Gini index for the income distribution of U.S. families stood at 0.452.
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