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Table 5 Movement of households between quintiles of the indices

From: Issues in the construction of wealth indices for the measurement of socio-economic position in low-income countries

Wealth indices being compared % Households moving between quintiles
  Same quintile Move 1 quintile Move 2 quintiles Move 3 quintiles Move 4 quintiles
Index 1 (PCA all categories) and Index 2 (PCA binary variables) 41.9 41.3 13.3 4.5 0.4
Index 1 (PCA all categories) and Index 3 (Equal weights) 35.9 38.5 18.8 7.1 1.1
Index 1 (PCA all categories) and Index 4 (Inverse proportion) 39.3 39.2 13.3 8.6 0.98
Index 1 (PCA all categories) and Index 5 (MCA) 75.6 18.9 5.8 0.65 0.33
Index 2 (PCA binary variables) and Index 3 (Equal weights) 73.6 18.7 4.5 4.0 0.5
Index 2 (PCA binary variables) and Index 4 (Inverse Proportion) 69.5 23.1 5.6 2.7 0.33
Index 2 (PCA binary variables) and Index 5 (MCA) 51.5 36.3 11.6 1.5 0.36
Index 3 (Equal weights) and Index 4 (Inverse proportion) 67.7 28.8 3.5 0.91 0.37
Index 3 (Equal weights) and Index 5 (MCA) 40.6 38.4 16.4 4.9 1.0
Index 4 (Inverse proportion) and Index 5 (MCA) 43.4 39.8 10.5 6.7 0.90