Briefing 36: The UK has become one of the most unequal countries in the world

Share of total income going to the richest 1% has grown faster in the UK than in most other advanced economies

The UK has become one of the world's most unequal countries

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Explaining the data

This data comes from the World Top Incomes Database, which measures top incomes in over 45 countries around the world. Based on household surveys in each country, we have used the latest data available for each country. You can access the full data here: http:// topincomes.g-mond.parisschoolofeconomics.eu 

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