Ywata, Alexandre Xavier de Carvalho Laureto, Camilo Rey Pena, Marina Garcia Albuquerque, Pedro Henrique Melo Rodrigues, Waldery
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Texto para Discussão, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA) 1655
The segregation indices measure how uneven is the distribution of a certain group within a geographical area. This article deals with segregation indices and presents the methodology of how they are derived and functionality of each. Then an application is made for the formal labor income for the metropolitan region of São Paulo.