Countries were ranked in three key policy areas which have a significant impact on inequality

Spending on health, education and social protection

148 Bangladesh

149 India

150 Laos

151 Myanmar

152 Nigeria

1 Ireland

2 Germany

3 Finland

4 Belgium

5 France

3

4

1

148

150

2

5

151

149

152

Progressive structure and incidence of tax

1 South Africa

2 Malta

3 Belgium

4 Australia

5 Georgia

148 Belarus

149 Ukraine

150 Madagascar

151 Bahrain

152 Albania

3

148

149

152

5

2

151

150

4

1

Labour market policies to address inequality

1 Austria

2 Switzerland

3 Norway

4 Japan

5 UK

140 Panama

141 Bhutan

142 Swaziland

143 Egypt

144 Tonga

4

3

5

2

141

1

140

143

144

142

Spending on health, education

and social protection

Progressive structure and

incidence of tax

Labour market policies

to address inequality

1 Austria

2 Switzerland

3 Norway

4 Japan

5 UK

1 Ireland

2 Germany

3 Finland

4 Belgium

5 France

1 South Africa

2 Malta

3 Belgium

4 Australia

5 Georgia

3

4

148

3

3

149

4

152

5

1

5

148

150

2

2

2

141

151

5

1

140

143

151

149

150

144

152

4

1

142

142

140 Panama

141 Bhutan

142 Swaziland

143 Egypt

144 Tonga

148 Bangladesh

149 India

150 Laos

151 Myanmar

152 Nigeria

148 Belarus

149 Ukraine

150 Madagascar

151 Bahrain

152 Albania