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Table 1 Wage inequality among formal and informal workers by year using Theil inequality index

From: Wage inequality and informality: evidence from Mexico

Year Formal workers Informal workers % difference
1987 0.169 0.372 120
1988 0.241 0.484 101
1989 0.333 0.529 59
1990 0.312 0.533 71
1991 0.338 0.480 42
1992 0.319 0.601 89
1993 0.355 0.617 74
1994 0.341 0.530 55
1995 0.393 0.718 83
1996 0.329 0.576 75
1997 0.327 0.594 81
1998 0.332 0.539 62
1999 0.304 0.528 74
2000 0.301 0.543 81
2001 0.294 0.452 54
2002 0.307 0.450 47