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Richest 10% own 46.6% of Italy's wealth

Equal to a 64% concentration of wealth says Bank of Italy

27 January, 14:49
Richest 10% own 46.6% of Italy's wealth (see previous).

(ANSA) - Rome, January 27 - In Italy in 2012, the richest 10% owned 46.6% of the country's total net worth, up from 45.7% in 2010 and equal to a 64% concentration of wealth, the Bank of Italy made known Monday.

The number of poor families rose from 2.8% in 2010 to 4.1% in 2012, the central bank said.

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