Figure 3: The income of the richest fifth of people continues to grow
Mean equivalised household disposable income of individuals by quintile group, UK, financial year ending 2008 to financial year ending 2018 (Index 2007 to 2008 = 100)
Source: Office for National Statistics
- 2017 to 2018, which represents the financial year ending 2018, (April to March), and similarly for all other years expressed in this format.
- Incomes are adjusted for inflation using the Consumer Prices Index including owner occupiers’ housing costs (CPIH) excluding Council Tax.
- Individuals are ranked by their equivalised household disposable incomes, using the modified OECD scale.
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