Standard of living in Tonga

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Standard of living in Tonga


The continent: Oceania
  
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 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Poverty in Tonga


Poverty gap - $3.10/day

1,84 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (ascending): 33 in the world of 119 (73,11%); 2 place in Oceania from 9 (88,89%)
13,86 % (2,77 % annual) ↗
min: 1,84; max: 2,35; max-min: 0,510 (21,70%); mid: 2,10;
-0,255 (-13,86%)

Poverty gap - $1.90/day

0,230 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (ascending): 22 in the world of 117 (82,05%); 2 place in Oceania from 9 (88,89%)
110,87 % (22,17 % annual) ↗
min: 0,230; max: 0,740; max-min: 0,510 (68,92%); mid: 0,485;
-0,255 (-110,87%)

Internally displaced persons

5 306 number of people[?] (2014)
() (ascending): in the world of (inf%)

GINI index

38,10 [?] (2009)
(2010) (ascending): 72 in the world of 145 (51,03%); 4 place in Oceania from 10 (70%)
0,341 % (0,068 % annual) ↘
min: 37,84; max: 38,10; max-min: 0,260 (0,682%); mid: 37,97;
0,130 (0,341%)

Access to resources in Tonga


Access to electricity

95,86 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 110 in the world of 211 (48,34%); 4 place in Oceania from 17
(82,35%)
7,11 % (1,42 % annual) ↘
min: 80; max: 95,86; max-min: 15,86 (16,55%); mid: 87,93;
7,93 (8,27%)
100 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 14 in the world of 184 (92,93%); 1 place in Oceania from 17
(100%)
82,75 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 106 in the world of 200 (47,50%); 4 place in Oceania from 17
(82,35%)
3,33 % (0,666 % annual) ↘
min: 71,36; max: 82,75; max-min: 11,39 (13,77%); mid: 77,06;
5,70 (6,88%)

Access to non-solid fuel

55,35 {% of population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 106 in the world of 174 (39,66%); 8 place in Oceania from 13
(46,15%)
3,69 % (0,739 % annual) ↘
min: 27,03; max: 55,35; max-min: 28,32 (51,17%); mid: 41,19;
14,16 (25,58%)
59,17 {% of urban population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 131 in the world of 176 (26,14%); 11 place in Oceania from 13
(23,08%)
4,08 % (0,816 % annual) ↘
min: 56,76; max: 59,17; max-min: 2,42 (4,08%); mid: 57,97;
1,21 (2,04%)
54,17 {% of rural population[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 88 in the world of 175 (50,29%); 7 place in Oceania from 13
(53,85%)
3,54 % (0,708 % annual) ↘
min: 52,26; max: 54,17; max-min: 1,92 (3,54%); mid: 53,21;
0,959 (1,77%)

Improved sanitation facilities

(descending): 88 in the world of 197 (55,84%); 7 place in Oceania from 18
(66,67%)
0,659 % (0,132 % annual) ↗
min: 91; max: 94,40; max-min: 3,40 (3,60%); mid: 92,70;
-1,70 (-1,87%)
(descending): 51 in the world of 197 (74,62%); 5 place in Oceania from 18
(77,78%)
0,102 % (0,020 % annual) ↘
min: 97,10; max: 97,60; max-min: 0,500 (0,512%); mid: 97,35;
0,250 (0,256%)
(descending): 82 in the world of 193 (58,03%); 7 place in Oceania from 17
(64,71%)
0,787 % (0,157 % annual) ↗
min: 89; max: 93,60; max-min: 4,60 (4,91%); mid: 91,30;
-2,30 (-2,58%)

Improved water source

(descending): 49 in the world of 197 (75,63%); 5 place in Oceania from 19
(78,95%)
0,402 % (0,080 % annual) ↘
min: 98,60; max: 99,60; max-min: 1 (1,00%); mid: 99,10;
0,500 (0,502%)
(descending): 57 in the world of 198 (71,72%); 5 place in Oceania from 19
(78,95%)
0,903 % (0,181 % annual) ↘
min: 97,40; max: 99,70; max-min: 2,30 (2,31%); mid: 98,55;
1,15 (1,15%)
(descending): 46 in the world of 193 (76,68%); 5 place in Oceania from 18
(77,78%)
0,301 % (0,060 % annual) ↘
min: 99; max: 99,60; max-min: 0,600 (0,602%); mid: 99,30;
0,300 (0,301%)

Prevalence of wasting

5,20 % of children under 5[?] (2012)
(ascending): 59 in the world of 97 (40,21%); 2 place in Oceania from 3 (66,67%)
5,77 % (1,15 % annual) ↘
min: 1,30; max: 5,20; max-min: 3,90 (75,00%); mid: 3,25;
1,95 (37,50%)

Distribution of income in Tonga


Income share held by highest 10%

29,39 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 75 in the world of 145 (48,97%); 7 place in Oceania from 10 (40%)
1,67 % (0,333 % annual) ↘
min: 28,41; max: 29,39; max-min: 0,980 (3,33%); mid: 28,90;
0,490 (1,67%)

Income share held by highest 20%

45,15 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 75 in the world of 145 (48,97%); 7 place in Oceania from 10 (40%)
0,875 % (0,175 % annual) ↘
min: 44,36; max: 45,15; max-min: 0,790 (1,75%); mid: 44,76;
0,395 (0,875%)

Income share held by second 20%

10,93 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 74 in the world of 145 (49,66%); 4 place in Oceania from 10 (70%)
0,503 % (0,101 % annual) ↗
min: 10,93; max: 11,04; max-min: 0,110 (0,996%); mid: 10,99;
-0,055 (-0,503%)

Income share held by third 20%

15,37 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 72 in the world of 145 (51,03%); 4 place in Oceania from 10 (70%)
1,37 % (0,273 % annual) ↗
min: 15,37; max: 15,79; max-min: 0,420 (2,66%); mid: 15,58;
-0,210 (-1,37%)

Income share held by fourth 20%

21,96 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 66 in the world of 145 (55,17%); 5 place in Oceania from 10 (60%)
1,43 % (0,287 % annual) ↗
min: 21,96; max: 22,59; max-min: 0,630 (2,79%); mid: 22,28;
-0,315 (-1,43%)

Income share held by lowest 20%

6,58 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 66 in the world of 145 (55,17%); 3 place in Oceania from 10 (80%)
2,81 % (0,562 % annual) ↘
min: 6,21; max: 6,58; max-min: 0,370 (5,62%); mid: 6,40;
0,185 (2,81%)

Income share held by lowest 10%

2,62 %[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 59 in the world of 145 (60%); 2 place in Oceania from 10 (90%)
4,96 % (0,992 % annual) ↘
min: 2,36; max: 2,62; max-min: 0,260 (9,92%); mid: 2,49;
0,130 (4,96%)