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Table 2 Decomposition of changes in total income inequality

From: The rise and fall of income inequality in Chile

Period Levels Percentages (%)
R(≥18 years old) \(\lambda _{5} / \lambda _{1}\) R(≥18 years old) \(\lambda _{5} / \lambda _{1}\)
1990–1992 −0.70 −0.19 78.25 21.75
1992–1994 1.18 −0.56 191.53 −91.53
1994–1996 0.89 0.27 76.84 23.16
1996–1998 2.36 −0.60 134.01 −34.01
1998–2000 1.29 −0.43 149.25 −49.25
2000–2003 −2.79 0.08 103.07 −3.07
2003–2006 −1.73 −0.74 70.03 29.97
2006–2009 2.70 −0.27 111.27 −11.27
2009–2011 −2.50 0.36 116.74 −16.74