10 facts about the financial food chain in the U.S.

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1. In 1970, the richest 1% of Americans received 8% of total revenue. Today it is 21%

2. This top 1% richer than the bottom 95% combined

3. On According to Forbes, the 400 wealthiest Americans are richer than the poorest 150 million citizens

4. The poorest 50% of Americans own only 2.5% of all U.S. wealth

5. From 1979 to 2007, incomes of the top 1% of Americans rose by 390% for the bottom 90% of the increase was 5%

6. In fact, from 1969 to 2009, the wages of American men between the ages of 30 to 50 years after accounting for inflation, decreased by 27%

7. Only in 2010, the poverty line was 2.6 million Americans.

8. Back in 2000, were living below the poverty line 11.3% of Americans. At present, the number of poor is 15.1%.

9. In the "extreme poverty" lives 6.7% of Americans.

10. More than 40% of Americans work in low-paid work.

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