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Table 1 Inequality indicators. Distribution of household per capita income Value, standard error, and confidence interval

From: A short episodic history of income distribution in Argentina

  Gini coefficient Theil CV A(2) Income ratios Share of deciles
  Value 95% interval Deciles Centiles
  Lower Upper 10/1 90/10 95/5 95/50 50/5 95/80 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Greater Buenos Aires
 1974 0.345 0.337 0.358 0.216 0.845 0.411 9.5 4.9 7.4 2.7 2.7 1.6 2.8 4.4 5.4 6.5 7.6 8.9 10.4 12.3 15.5 26.3
 1980 0.393 0.385 0.400 0.267 0.845 0.646 13.0 6.4 10.7 3.2 3.3 1.7 2.2 3.7 4.7 5.8 7.0 8.4 10.0 12.5 16.5 29.2
 1986 0.422 0.414 0.428 0.327 1.030 0.450 15.6 6.7 12.2 3.5 3.5 1.9 2.1 3.4 4.4 5.5 6.7 8.0 9.7 12.0 16.2 32.0
 1988 0.456 0.449 0.463 0.375 1.103 0.545 21.7 9.1 17.3 3.9 4.4 2.0 1.6 2.8 4.0 5.1 6.3 7.7 9.6 12.3 16.7 34.0
 1991 0.465 0.444 0.478 0.452 1.569 0.498 19.8 7.5 14.3 4.0 3.6 2.0 1.8 3.1 4.1 5.0 6.1 7.2 8.9 11.4 15.9 36.5
 1992 0.444 0.436 0.452 0.360 1.083 0.500 17.6 7.8 13.5 3.9 3.4 2.0 1.9 3.1 4.2 5.1 6.3 7.7 9.3 12.1 16.6 33.7
15 main cities
 1992 0.450 0.444 0.457 0.370 1.101 0.510 19.0 7.8 15.0 4.0 3.8 2.0 1.8 3.0 4.1 5.1 6.2 7.6 9.4 12.0 16.5 34.1
 1993 0.444 0.439 0.451 0.359 1.077 0.517 19.9 8.1 15.5 3.7 4.2 1.9 1.7 3.0 4.1 5.2 6.4 7.9 9.6 12.3 16.6 33.1
 1994 0.453 0.446 0.460 0.378 1.112 0.510 19.7 8.2 15.1 3.9 3.9 1.9 1.7 2.9 4.0 5.1 6.3 7.7 9.5 12.1 16.4 34.2
 1995 0.481 0.476 0.488 0.430 1.205 0.569 25.8 9.6 20.4 4.3 4.7 2.1 1.4 2.7 3.7 4.8 6.0 7.3 9.0 11.6 16.7 36.7
 1996 0.486 0.478 0.493 0.442 1.260 0.607 26.5 10.1 20.0 4.3 4.6 2.0 1.4 2.6 3.6 4.7 5.9 7.3 9.2 11.9 16.9 36.5
 1997 0.483 0.477 0.488 0.422 1.145 0.586 26.7 10.5 21.5 4.4 4.9 2.1 1.4 2.6 3.6 4.7 6.0 7.3 9.2 12.0 17.2 36.1
 1998 0.502 0.494 0.510 0.471 1.300 0.608 30.2 11.2 22.8 4.6 4.9 2.1 1.2 2.4 3.4 4.5 5.7 7.0 9.0 12.0 17.1 37.7
28 main cities
 1998 0.502 0.496 0.508 0.472 1.307 0.605 29.9 11.1 23.0 4.6 5.0 2.1 1.3 2.4 3.4 4.5 5.6 7.1 9.0 11.9 16.9 37.8
 1999 0.491 0.484 0.496 0.442 1.213 0.606 28.0 10.9 21.3 4.3 4.9 2.1 1.3 2.5 3.5 4.6 5.8 7.3 9.2 12.0 17.0 36.8
 2000 0.504 0.498 0.509 0.464 1.231 0.646 32.3 11.9 24.8 4.6 5.4 2.1 1.2 2.3 3.3 4.4 5.6 7.2 9.1 12.2 17.4 37.4
 2001 0.522 0.516 0.527 0.497 1.263 0.675 40.0 13.9 31.8 5.0 6.3 2.2 1.0 2.1 3.1 4.1 5.4 6.9 9.0 12.0 17.4 39.0
 2002 0.533 0.526 0.540 0.530 1.356 0.657 39.4 14.3 30.5 5.2 5.9 2.3 1.0 2.0 3.0 4.1 5.4 6.8 8.7 11.6 17.2 40.3
 2003 0.528 0.521 0.536 0.518 1.343 0.637 34.8 13.5 25.7 5.1 5.0 2.2 1.1 2.1 3.0 4.0 5.2 6.8 8.8 11.9 17.3 39.8
EPHC
 2003-II * 0.541 0.526 0.561 0.656 3.355 0.668 40.4 13.3 28.0 5.0 5.6 2.2 1.0 2.0 3.0 4.0 5.2 6.6 8.5 11.5 16.6 41.6
 2003-II 0.530 0.524 0.537 0.539 1.488 0.664 38.7 13.8 28.5 5.0 5.8 2.2 1.0 2.1 3.0 4.1 5.3 6.7 8.8 11.8 17.1 40.0
 2004-I 0.515 0.505 0.530 0.522 1.800 0.625 32.7 12.2 25.7 4.7 5.4 2.2 1.2 2.3 3.3 4.2 5.4 7.0 8.9 11.8 16.8 38.0
 2004-II 0.504 0.497 0.512 0.478 1.360 0.624 32.7 12.0 26.0 4.5 5.8 2.0 1.1 2.3 3.3 4.4 5.7 7.2 9.1 12.0 17.1 37.6
 2005-I 0.511 0.503 0.518 0.497 1.384 0.635 34.1 12.1 26.1 4.7 5.6 2.1 1.1 2.3 3.3 4.4 5.6 7.1 9.0 11.7 16.7 38.7
 2005-II 0.504 0.498 0.511 0.492 1.469 0.627 32.8 11.8 25.3 4.4 5.7 2.1 1.1 2.3 3.3 4.5 5.8 7.3 9.1 11.8 16.7 37.7
 2006-I 0.488 0.480 0.494 0.442 1.249 0.614 30.9 11.4 24.1 4.2 5.7 2.0 1.2 2.4 3.5 4.6 6.0 7.5 9.4 12.2 17.0 36.1
 2006-II 0.483 0.478 0.491 0.431 1.308 0.617 29.9 11.0 24.2 4.2 5.7 2.0 1.2 2.5 3.6 4.7 6.0 7.6 9.6 12.3 16.9 35.7
  1. Confidence intervals computed using bootstrap methods with 200 replications
  2. * Computed using the same sample weights as before the methodological changes of 2003