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When Income Grows, Who Gains?

February 8, 2013

Chart the growth in U.S. household income since 1917—and see how the growth has been shared between the Top 10% and the Bottom 90% of Americans. Between 1948 and 1979 the richest 10% accounted for a third of average income growth – matching their share in 1948 and keeping the income distribution stable for these […]

The rise in Canadian median household income

The rise in Canadian median household income

July 8, 2012

Income haven’t risen…. but housing prices have. In the illustration we can see the Median Household Income fo couples 25-34 which is adjusted for inflation and the average cost of housing. Source

Brooklyn, New York Household Income, Wealth, and Bank Deposits

Brooklyn, New York Household Income, Wealth, and Bank Deposits

July 4, 2012

This Brooklyn Bureau infograph charts the borough’s median household income, distribution of income, poverty rates by race, and the top zip codes bank deposits . Source