Income inequality | Correlation coefficient |
---|---|

Gini coefficient | -0.1824 |

Low income rate^{*} | |

-40% | 0.1023 |

-50% | -0.0810 |

-60% | -0.1710 |

Equivalence elasticity^{+} | |

-0.33 | -0.0815 |

-0.72 | -0.1482 |

-1.00 | -0.1830 |

↵*The proportion of the population with less than the stated percentage of median equivalent income assuming an equivalence elasticity of 0.55.

↵+The proportion of the population with less than 50% of median equivalent income for various equivalence elasticities.

++None of the coefficients are statistically significant by conventional criteria.