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Income, consumption, living conditions

Living conditions, risk of poverty

Community Statistics on Income and Living Conditions (EU-SILC)

Income distribution (equivalised net income)1 in Gemany
Socio-demographic breakdownSurvey year

1 The reference year for determining the at-risk-of-poverty rate for EU-SILC
(LEBEN IN EUROPA) is the year prior to the year in which the survey is taken.
2 Ratio between the total income of the top fifth and that of the bottom fifth of the income distribution.
3 The Gini coefficient is a measure of inequality of income distribution.
The values of the coefficient range between 0 and 100% (the more unequal the distribution, the more the value will approximate 100%).

Source: Leben in Europa (EU-SILC).

Median equivalised income in Euro/year
Mean equivalised income in Euro/year
Inequality of income distribution (S80 / S20 rate)2
Gini coefficient3

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