Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
3Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
What’s happening to inequality-poverty

What’s happening to inequality-poverty

Ratings: (0)|Views: 52|Likes:
Published by Andy Sumner
What's happening to inequality where the world's poor live?
What's happening to inequality where the world's poor live?

More info:

Published by: Andy Sumner on Dec 10, 2011
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as DOC, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

05/13/2014

pdf

text

original

 
What’s happening to inequality where the world’s poor live?
 Top 10 poor countries (by total number of poor people), 1990 vs2009
% worldpoverty(US$1.25)% worldpoverty(US$2)Countryclassify-cationsGDPpc/day(2005constant2005 intl$)19902009199020091990200919902009
Bangladesh3.57.03.85.7LICLIC2.03.5China39.01.936.511.3LICUMIC3.017.0Ethiopia1.81.91.52.6LICLIC1.52.3India25.241.526.837.7LICLMIC3.48.2Indonesia5.54.05.75.2LICLMIC5.510.4Nigeria2.88.92.75.7LICLMIC3.95.6Pakistan4.03.63.64.8LICLMIC4.46.5Philippines1.12.01.31.9LMICLMIC7.09.2 Tanzania1.02.50.91.7LICLIC2.43.4DRC--3.6--2.3LICLIC1.70.8
Top 10 (withdata)
83.976.982.878.9----Source: Sumner (2012, forthcoming) processed from World BankPovCal; adjusted base years. Note: No data for Afghanistan andSudan. Top 10 poor countries (by total number of poor people) inequalitydata, 1990 vs 2009
Gini
Richestdecile (D10),Middle 5deciles(D9-D5)Poorest 4deciles(D1-D4)
1990 2009 1990 2009 1990 2009 1990 2009
India30.933.524.428.452.750.822.920.8China29.234.624.727.152.853.722.619.3Nigeria42.740.430.329.155.655.614.115.3Bangladesh28.231.323.927.153.150.923.022.0Indonesi29.233.524.327.553.252.222.620.3

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->