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Table 4 Selection of intra-country inequality scores

From: A win-win solution?: A critical analysis of tiered pricing to improve access to medicines in developing countries

Country Gini coefficient Rank Income category
Namibia 74.3 1st, most unequal Upper middle
South Africa 57.8 8th Upper middle
Brazil 57.0 10th Upper middle
China 46.9 58th Lower middle
East Timor 39.5 71st, median Lower middle/LDC
India 36.8 87th Lower middle
Bangladesh 33.4 124th Low income/LDC
Denmark 24.7 182nd, most equal High income
  1. LDC = least developed country
  2. Source: UNDP 2009 [43]