In 2017 (income year 2016), 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.
Income quintile share ratio S80/S20 - Belgium and international comparison
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Statistics Belgium; Eurostat (2018), European Union Statistics on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC), ilc_di11, https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat (consulted on 06/09/2018).
UN target: 10.4 - Adopt policies, especially fiscal, wage and social protection policies, and progressively achieve greater equality.
UN indicator: the selected indicator does not correspond to a UN indicator, but is related to UN target 10.4.
SDGs, Sustainable Development Goals: United Nations (2015), Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Resolution adopted by the General Assembly on 25 September 2015, document A/RES/70/1.
Indicators: United Nations (2017), Work of the Statistical Commission pertaining to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Resolution adopted by the General Assembly on 6 July 2017, document A/RES/71/313.
UN Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform: https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/ (consulted on 23/10/2018).
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