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Income distribution statistics

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
Income distribution statistics describe distribution of households' annual income, income differentials and low income between population groups. Statistics describe disposable income and its formation taking into account taxation and income transfers. Data are collected with an inquiry and published once a year.

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According to Statistics Finland, income differentials grew in 2021 compared to the previous year. The average income of the highest-income decile in the population grew by 8.1 per cent in real terms. The real income of the lowest-income decile remained on level with the previous year. The real income level of the middle-income decile (income deciles V to IX) rose by 1.5 per cent.

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19.12.2022

Disposable cash income per consumption unit, mean 1995-2021

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199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018201920202021
I8,9018,8218,9438,9349,0168,9899,1409,3299,4349,6339,6889,7809,93910,06510,11710,51310,52910,78410,81810,85311,00511,08111,32911,44711,52011,69811,703
II12,23712,21112,38012,45812,60512,60212,94513,24913,46713,78713,96614,16414,48814,73615,06515,44815,42315,71715,73315,75915,95916,12716,27216,40016,55516,82216,795
III13,93913,97014,25014,42814,66014,73515,15315,52215,82616,30716,56516,88117,34817,63618,05318,44218,44018,67618,62418,61818,81019,00819,18519,36319,59919,76619,853
IV15,48115,60716,03216,30616,63016,79017,29517,72718,13118,77819,11819,53820,15120,47720,91121,27621,29721,46921,36321,32521,51021,72621,93922,19122,49622,60622,780
V17,02817,27117,84018,19918,61918,85319,43319,91920,42521,21321,62922,13422,85923,19823,67224,02824,05224,17824,01923,95824,14324,38424,65624,96725,33025,40125,650
VI18,64218,99619,70320,14220,66120,96221,60522,14922,74423,67224,15524,74025,57925,91526,43826,80326,83026,92226,72726,65226,85827,12227,45127,82128,24328,27428,609
VII20,43620,88621,74122,28722,92123,29424,00724,61325,31926,39126,95327,64228,60428,93329,51029,90229,93729,99329,76329,67429,90130,20830,58331,03631,52831,52131,955
VIII22,64623,20424,24724,91825,71826,20026,98527,66628,51029,76630,43231,23032,34932,66333,31233,76633,81133,80533,54733,42733,70834,06134,51235,06735,62235,60136,164
IX25,89126,57927,94128,82329,92730,57431,40432,21133,23734,79335,61736,57837,99838,23738,98739,54939,62039,50039,22039,06339,46139,85640,45541,15441,80141,74542,588
X38,09838,80242,76146,01051,69956,02752,81653,65555,68760,50660,84363,73168,50565,19163,17866,16167,46763,47365,01864,34566,10066,27469,17571,55671,32371,56277,389
19.12.2022

Disposable cash income per consumption unit, median 1995-2021

19.12.2022

Personal disposable cash income by age in 2021

19.12.2022

Median. personal disposable monetary income (no division of household income components) 1995-2021

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