The Gini coefficient of inequality

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gini(x)
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`x` |
A numeric vector |

Gini coefficient is a measure of inequality. Gini coefficient is based on Lorenz's curve, and the range of this coefficient is between 0 and 1. The more lower the value, the more equality the distribution is. The algorithm of this function is directly adopted from package "ineq" by Achim Zeileis.

Jinlong Zhang jinlongzhang01@gmail.com

F A Cowell: Measurement of Inequality, 2000, in A B Atkinson / F Bourguignon (Eds): Handbook of Income Distribution, Amsterdam

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