Country Idealist Profiles

Ireland – GINI Index

Posted in Ireland, Ireland - Basics by hynesbrid on July 30, 2008

Definition: The Gini index is a measure of income inequality. Zero means perfect equality (everyone has the same income) and 100 means perfect inequality (one person has all the income, everyone else has nothing).

Country  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999  2000  2001  2003  2004  2005  
Ireland 33 33 33 34 32 30 29 31 32 32

[Source of this data: Eurostat]

 

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 http://www.eurofound.europa.eu/areas/qualityoflife/eurlife/index.php#chart

 

 

 

 

 

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