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To what extent is the Gini coefficient reduced by taxes and transfers?

EUOECD
 
Top group
Score
Redistribution Effect
10
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9
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Upper middle group
8
Norway
8.7
57.23
Finland
8.3
54.32
7
Iceland
7.8
51.37
Sweden
7.5
49.35
Hungary
7.4
48.60
Slovenia
7.3
48.45
Czech Rep.
7.2
47.83
Denmark
7.0
46.58
Belgium
7.0
46.44
Slovakia
7.0
46.20
6
France
6.3
42.16
UK
6.3
41.94
Poland
6.3
41.77
Switzerland
6.2
41.42
Austria
6.2
41.28
Italy
6.2
41.11
 
Lower middle group
5
Netherlands
5.9
39.24
Luxembourg
5.9
39.13
Ireland
5.8
38.84
Malta
5.6
37.71
Germany
5.6
37.46
Spain
5.1
34.01
4
Cyprus
4.9
32.73
Japan
4.8
32.38
Greece
4.5
30.82
Australia
4.5
30.23
Croatia
4.0
27.50
Bulgaria
4.0
27.30
3
Canada
3.9
26.90
Estonia
3.9
26.80
New Zealand
3.5
24.46
Latvia
3.4
23.76
USA
3.3
22.88
Romania
3.1
21.97
Israel
3.0
21.36
 
Bottom group
2
Portugal
2.5
17.68
Lithuania
2.4
17.28
1
South Korea
1.8
13.49
Chile
1.0
6.58
Turkey
1.0
5.83
Mexico
1.0
3.97
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