Nations With More Trade Freedom Have Lower Levels of Income Inequality
Created on October 7, 2011
Nations with More Trade Freedom Have Lower Levels of Income Inequality
Trade Freedom Score Group
GINI Index (larger numbers indicate less equality)
Chart 5 • B 2614
Sources: Heritage Foundation calculations from the 2012 Index of Economic Freedom (forthcoming January 2012) and The World Bank, “GINI Index,” at http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SI.POV.GINI (September 12, 2011). Figures based on available data since 2007 for 56 countries.