Thursday, October 03, 2013
What does this chart tell us? Older have got richer - not a bad first approximation
You will need to click on the image to get a decent view.
Not much to say really. This data, from the US Census Bureau, shows what part of the US age profile has had the largest increase in median household income.
Of course this single figure tells us very little since within each aged group the distribution of incomes will be huge.
Warning - if you try and connect to the US Census Bureau you will get the following message
Hopefully, for all of our sakes this message soon disappears and US Inc sorts out its disagreement about funding. At least for another year. Dick Stroud