Special Report

Countries Where the 1% Control the Most Wealth

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35. Myanmar
> Household wealth share top 1%: 34.16% of all household wealth
> Household wealth top 10%: 67.06% — #37 highest of 174 countries
> Household wealth mid 40%: 29.60% — #39 lowest of 174 countries
> Household wealth bottom 50%: 3.34% — #40 lowest of 174 countries
> Average income: $6,808 — #45 lowest of 150 countries

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34. Cameroon
> Household wealth share top 1%: 35.03% of all household wealth
> Household wealth top 10%: 67.90% — #33 highest of 174 countries
> Household wealth mid 40%: 29.01% — #36 lowest of 174 countries
> Household wealth bottom 50%: 3.09% — #38 lowest of 174 countries
> Average income: $5,354 — #34 lowest of 150 countries

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33. Costa Rica
> Household wealth share top 1%: 35.06% of all household wealth
> Household wealth top 10%: 67.93% — #32 highest of 174 countries
> Household wealth mid 40%: 28.99% — #35 lowest of 174 countries
> Household wealth bottom 50%: 3.08% — #36 lowest of 174 countries
> Average income: $17,933 — #60 highest of 150 countries

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32. Uganda
> Household wealth share top 1%: 35.15% of all household wealth
> Household wealth top 10%: 68.01% — #31 highest of 174 countries
> Household wealth mid 40%: 28.94% — #34 lowest of 174 countries
> Household wealth bottom 50%: 3.06% — #35 lowest of 174 countries
> Average income: $3,424 — #17 lowest of 150 countries

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31. Seychelles
> Household wealth share top 1%: 35.31% of all household wealth
> Household wealth top 10%: 68.17% — #30 highest of 174 countries
> Household wealth mid 40%: 28.83% — #31 lowest of 174 countries
> Household wealth bottom 50%: 3.01% — #34 lowest of 174 countries
> Average income: $26,730 — #39 highest of 150 countries

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