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Measuring Income Inequality

The Lorenz Curve: Plotting the Lorenz Curve

Measuring Income Inequality

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Measuring Income Inequality

The Lorenz Curve: The Lorenz Curve

Income Inequality and the Gini Coefficient

Figure 1: Illustration of Gini Coefficient and Its Calculation. Suppose we examine the income of every individual of a country and arrange the individuals in order of increasing income. If we plot the percentage of national income versus the population percentage (Lorenz curve), we will get a curve like that shown

Lesson: Graphing a Lorenz Curve and Calculating the Gini Coefficient | Econedlink

File Exchange: Inequality Package by Liber Eleutherios Inequality Metrics: Gini Coefficient associated to the Lorenz Curve, Theil and Atkinson indexes