Income share held by lowest 10% reached 2.30 % in 1979 in USA, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 35.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, income share held by lowest 10% in USA reached an all time high of 2.30 % in 1979 and an all time low of 1.70 % in 2004.
USA has been ranked 2nd within the group of 3 countries we follow in terms of income share held by lowest 10%.
The percentage share of income or consumption is the share that accrues to subgroups of the population indicated by deciles or quintiles.