The State of Working America 12th Edition

Wealth

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Chapter contents

  • Net worth 
    This section contains these charts: 6A | 6.1 | 6.2 | 6.3 | 6B. 6C | 6D | 6.4
    • The racial divide in net worth
      This section contains these charts: 6.5
  • Assets 
    This section contains these charts: 6E | 6.6 | 6.7 | 6.8
    • Stocks 
      This section contains these charts: 6F | 6.9 | 6G
    • Housing
    • Homeownership 
      This section contains these charts: 6H | 6I | 6J
    • The housing meltdown 
      This section contains these charts: 6K | 6L
    • Retirement Insecurity 
      This section contains these charts: 6M
  • Liabilities 
    This section contains these charts: 6N | 6.10 | 6.11 | 6.12
    • Student loan debt
    • Debt relative to disposable personal income
    • Debt service 
      This section contains these charts: 6O | 6.13 | 6.14
    • Hardship 
      This section contains these charts: 6.15
    • Bankruptcy 
      This section contains these charts: 6.16 | 6P
  • Wealth of U.S. citizens compared with citizens’ wealth in peer countries 
    This section contains these charts: 6Q | 6.17

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