Sliven Tops Income Inequality in Bulgaria.
The indicator measuring the gap between the richest and poorest 20% of the population in Sliven is 12.6. It is followed by Pazardzhik - 11.6, and Vidin a 10.8. The average indicator for the country is 6.
The lowest income disparity is in Blagoevgrad a 3.5, followed by the capital Sofia a 3.8. Gabrovo and Kurdzhali also maintain fairly low levels of inequality a 4.0.
Similarly, Vidin and Sliven are the cities with the highest share of citizens living under the poverty line, while the lowest is in Sofia, Blagoevgrad and Lovech.
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|Publication:||Sofia News Agency|
|Date:||Apr 29, 2014|
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