Brazil is the top country by income share held by highest 20% in the world. As of 2017, income share held by highest 20% in Brazil was 57.8 %. The top 5 countries also includes Colombia, Honduras, Panama, and Costa Rica.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
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.