Income inequality

  •  08/02/2018

In 2016 (income year 2015), the S80/S20 income quintile share ratio in Belgium was 3.8. To achieve the sustainable development goal by 2030, income inequality must not increase.

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Income inequality

S80/S20 income quintile share ratio

 2004200520102011201220132014201520162016//20042016//2011
Belgium3.94.03.93.94.03.83.83.83.8-0.2-0.5
EU-28----4.95.05.05.05.25.25.1--0.4
//: average growth rates

Statistics Belgium; Eurostat (2017), European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC), ilc_di11, http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat (consulted on 08/11/2017).

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