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Table 10 Decile share and inequality measures–individual employee incomes of those in full-year employment

From: Crisis, response and distributional impact: the case of Ireland

Decile 2008 2009 2010 2011 Change 2008-2011
Bottom 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5 -0.1
2 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.0 -0.1
3 4.3 4.5 4.5 4.2 -0.1
4 5.6 5.9 5.7 5.6 0.0
5 7.0 7.4 7.0 7.0 0.0
6 8.4 8.5 8.7 8.8 0.4
7 10.3 10.5 10.2 10.9 0.6
8 12.8 12.9 12.9 13.3 0.5
9 16.7 16.7 16.9 16.8 0.2
Top 30.3 28.7 29.4 29.0 -1.3
Gini 0.421 0.404 0.414 0.417 0.00
Theil 0.305 0.280 0.296 0.297 -0.01
  1. Source: Authors’ analysis of SILC data 2008 and 2011.
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