Special Report

The Countries With the Worst Wealth Inequality

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15. Peru
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 90%: 29.76
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 50%: 959.75 — 3 highest of 158 countries
> Share of household wealth top 10%: 76.78% — #15 highest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth mid 40%: 22.82% — #16 lowest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth bottom 50%: 0.40% — #19 lowest of 174 countries
> GNI per capita, 2020: $11,510 — #71 lowest of 156 countries

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14. Angola
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 90%: 31.05
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 50%: N/A
> Share of household wealth top 10%: 77.53% — #14 highest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth mid 40%: 22.51% — #14 lowest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth bottom 50%: -0.04% — #16 lowest of 174 countries
> GNI per capita, 2020: $5,900 — #49 lowest of 156 countries

13. Botswana
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 90%: 32.80
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 50%: N/A
> Share of household wealth top 10%: 78.47% — #13 highest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth mid 40%: 21.90% — #13 lowest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth bottom 50%: -0.37% — #13 lowest of 174 countries
> GNI per capita, 2020: $15,490 — #68 highest of 156 countries

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12. Lebanon
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 90%: 33.17
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 50%: 2,808.93 — 1 highest of 158 countries
> Share of household wealth top 10%: 78.65% — #12 highest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth mid 40%: 21.20% — #10 lowest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth bottom 50%: 0.14% — #17 lowest of 174 countries
> GNI per capita, 2020: $11,840 — #73 lowest of 156 countries

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11. Mexico
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 90%: 33.27
> Wealth gap, top 10% / bottom 50%: N/A
> Share of household wealth top 10%: 78.71% — #11 highest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth mid 40%: 21.49% — #11 lowest of 174 countries
> Share of household wealth bottom 50%: -0.20% — #15 lowest of 174 countries
> GNI per capita, 2020: $18,150 — #60 highest of 156 countries

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