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Table 2 Proportion of minimum salary by income group in 2001, 2008, and 2015

From: Back to the past: gains and losses in Brazilian society

Income groups 2001 2008 2015
Extremely poor 0.52 0.70 0.58
Vulnerable 1.88 1.93 1.78
Lower-middle 3.62 3.28 3.05
Upper-middle 5.74 4.95 4.44
Rich 9.94 7.95 7.11
Very rich 26.67 17.71 20.29
Median 3.89 3.17 3.03
  1. Data source: National Household Sample Survey, 2001, 2008 and 2015—IBGE