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United States of America - Income share held by lowest 20%

5.00 (%) in 2016

In 2016, income share held by lowest 20% for United States of America was 5 %. Income share held by lowest 20% of United States of America fell gradually from 5.5 % in 1986 to 5 % in 2016.

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What is income share held by lowest 20%?

Percentage share of income or consumption is the share that accrues to subgroups of population indicated by deciles or quintiles. Percentage shares by quintile may not sum to 100 because of rounding.

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What is United States of America income share held by lowest 20%?

Date Value Change, %
2016 5.00 -1.96 %
2013 5.10 0.00 %
2010 5.10 0.00 %
2007 5.10 -1.92 %
2004 5.20 -3.70 %
2000 5.40 1.89 %
1997 5.30 0.00 %
1994 5.30 -3.64 %
1991 5.50 0.00 %
1986 5.50 -14.06 %
1979 6.40

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