Uses a broad sample of 52 developing and developed countries, with data averaged over the period 1960 to 1999.
Kind of Data
Aggregate data [agg]
The datasets include the following indicators:
- Private credit
- Gini index
- GDP growth rate
- Income share
Producers and sponsors
Thorsten Beck, Asli Demirgüç-Kunt and Ross Levine
Dates of Data Collection
Data Collection Mode
Development Research Group
Use of the dataset must be acknowledged using a citation which would include:
- the Identification of the Primary Investigator
- the title of the survey (including acronym and year of implementation)
- the survey reference number
- the source and date of download
Thorsten Beck et al. Finance, Inequality, and Poverty (FIP) 1958-1998. Ref. WLD_1998_FIP_v01_M. Dataset downloaded from http://microdata.worldbank.org on [date].
Disclaimer and copyrights
The user of the data acknowledges that the original collector of the data, the authorized distributor of the data, and the relevant funding agency bear no responsibility for use of the data or for interpretations or inferences based upon such uses.
DDI Document ID
Date of Metadata Production
DDI Document version
DDI Document - Version 02 - (04/21/21)
This version is identical to DDI_WLD_1998_FIP_v01_M but country field has been updated to capture all the countries covered by survey.
Version 01 (September 2010)