EghtesadOnline: The average income of households living in urban areas of Tehran stood at 813.17 million rials ($2,951) in the last fiscal year (March 2019-20), the highest among all Iranian provinces.
EghtesadOnline: The bigger share of durable goods (automobiles, household goods, etc.) in the consumer basket of high-income deciles is one of the reasons behind the inflation gap between income deciles, Javad Hosseinzadeh, the head of the Statistical Center of Iran, said.
EghtesadOnline: Visible inequality in income distribution aside, Iran’s economy is saddled with an unfair tax system that has made the realization of economic justice more elusive than ever.
EghtesadOnline: The average annual inflation gap measured by the Statistical Center of Iran among income deciles stood at 6.5% in the sixth Iranian month (Aug. 22-Sept. 21), indicating a 1.1 percentage point increase compared with the previous month.
EghtesadOnline: Tax revenues to government public budget resources increased from 35.1% in the year ending March 2019 to 37.5% in the year ending March 2020, as tax revenues to current expenditure ratio also improved from 2.45% to 8.47% during the fiscal 2019-20.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian households living in urban areas spent an average of 474,379,000 rials ($2,405) in the last Iranian year (March 2019-20), 20.6% more than in the preceding year, the Statistical Center of Iran's latest report shows.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Insurance company of Iran in charge of regulating the industry, has released a report on the performance of the key sector in the previous fiscal year (March 2019-2020) saying insurers reported 35.7% growth in their premium income compared to the year before.
EghtesadOnline: Studies by Majlis Research Center, the research arm of the parliament, show per capita income or average income of the Iranian people saw a 34% decline between the fiscal 2011-12 and fiscal 2019-20.
EghtesadOnline: The outbreak of coronavirus has lowered the income of more than half of the Iranians, the latest opinion poll conducted by the Iranian Students Polling Agency nationwide between April 12 and 15 reveals.
EghtesadOnline: The coronavirus outbreak has reduced the income of 70% of households living in the capital city, an opinion poll jointly conducted by the Social and Cultural Studies Department of Tehran Municipality and the Iranian Students Polling Agency shows.