

Income inequality metrics
Income inequality metrics Income inequality metrics or income distribution metrics are ...
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Talk:Income inequality metrics
Talk:Income inequality metrics Improvement drive A related topic, Grameen Bank ... than relative measures. For example, in measuring inequality changes due to the development of less ... measures typically show improvements as the general income level rises, but it is also ...
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Economic inequality
Economic inequality For the economic inequality among nations, see international inequality. A poster printed by the Industrial Workers of the World, dramatising economic inequality under capitalism and aiming to gain support for Industrial unionism. Differences in national income equality around the world as measured ...
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Income disparity
Income disparity Income disparity or wage gap is a term ... between individuals who produce the same work. Income disparity generally occurs when certain groups within society suffer from social inequality within a society. Common examples include: lower average income for females than males (see #Gender ...
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Per capita income
Per capita income The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. Per capita income is usually reported in units of currency per year. Per capita income as a measure of wealth Per ...
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List of countries by income equality
List of countries by income equality This is a list of countries or dependencies by Income inequality metrics, sorted in descending order according to their ... Birth rate  Death rate  Human Development Index  Income equality  Literacy rate  HIV/AIDS adult ...
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Talk:List of measures of inequality
Talk:List of measures of inequality Accuracy dispute Where is there anything in ... s law, that deals with measures of inequality? I think of variance or information entropy as measures of inequality; whoever wrote that list seems to think ... distribution at all as a measure of inequality. Why not just rename probability distribution and call it "measures of inequality"? (Besides the fact that that would ...
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Gini coefficient
... The Gini coefficient is a measure of inequality developed by the Italian statistician Corrado Gini ... mutabilità". It is usually used to measure income inequality, but can be used to measure any ... perfect equality (where everyone has the same income) and 1 corresponds with perfect inequality (where one person has all the ...
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Poverty line
... The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase ... requires to live. People who have an income below the poverty line have no discretionary disposable income, by definition. It is widely discussed how ... poverty line is problematic because having an income marginally above it is not substantially different from having an income marginally below it: the negative effects ...
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Lorenz curve
... in 1905 as a graphical representation of income distribution. It portrays observed income distributions and compares this to a state of perfect income equality. It can also be used to ... to be a graphical representation of social inequality as well as income inequality. Explanation In discussions of personal ...
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