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Release Tables:
Levels of Wealth by Wealth Percentile Groups

   
    Q3 1989    
 
 
    Q2 2019
Millions of Dollars
Name Q2 2019 Q1 2019 Q2 2018
Total Assets
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
35,430,531 34,782,688 33,744,891
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
42,598,388 41,924,229 40,775,842
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
36,829,501 36,629,870 35,361,773
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
7,516,429 7,206,110 6,997,862
Nonfinancial Assets
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
4,953,659 5,070,938 4,767,540
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
9,872,866 9,741,683 9,387,953
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
14,496,169 14,618,817 13,866,648
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
5,429,533 5,146,315 4,973,148
Real Estate
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
3,996,705 4,135,122 3,865,000
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
8,943,383 8,798,467 8,444,054
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
12,187,754 12,327,075 11,634,341
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
3,975,450 3,725,410 3,642,367
Consumer Durables
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
956,954 935,816 902,540
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
929,483 943,217 943,899
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
2,308,415 2,291,742 2,232,307
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
1,454,083 1,420,905 1,330,781
Financial Assets
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
30,476,872 29,711,750 28,977,351
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
32,725,522 32,182,546 31,387,890
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
22,333,332 22,011,053 21,495,125
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
2,086,896 2,059,796 2,024,713
Checkable Deposits and Currency
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
286,848 331,775 304,033
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
340,599 393,627 370,577
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
412,852 456,303 433,455
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
104,280 114,761 109,535
Time Deposits and Short-term Investments
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
3,862,161 3,794,843 3,539,387
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
3,057,284 3,135,332 3,147,766
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
2,761,920 2,712,740 2,617,933
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0 0 0
Money Market Fund Shares
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
502,965 472,538 405,470
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
837,958 808,655 733,963
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
433,975 416,801 375,125
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
30,849 29,409 25,716
Debt Securities
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
1,979,921 1,962,592 1,876,895
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
2,236,320 2,128,246 1,861,421
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
1,028,032 981,261 872,260
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
75,508 72,227 65,053
US Government Securities and Municipal Securities
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
1,583,656 1,604,785 1,507,748
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
1,869,123 1,799,849 1,522,982
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
855,810 826,563 713,881
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
62,670 60,944 53,728
Corporate and Foreign Bonds
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
396,266 357,807 369,147
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
367,197 328,396 338,439
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
172,222 154,698 158,379
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
12,838 11,282 11,325
Loans (Assets)
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
337,202 349,253 359,727
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
360,465 348,759 353,887
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
80,723 77,444 79,031
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
33,587 31,912 31,474
Other Loans and Advances (Assets)
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
309,942 321,084 329,401
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
334,414 321,145 321,809
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
69,103 65,298 65,503
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
33,093 31,374 30,837
Mortgages
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
27,260 28,170 30,326
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
26,051 27,614 32,078
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
11,620 12,146 13,528
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
494 538 637
Corporate Equities and Mutual Fund Shares
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
13,266,161 12,843,412 12,776,821
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
8,781,124 8,521,927 8,487,188
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
2,919,035 2,839,981 2,828,333
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
564,636 538,546 543,180
Life Insurance Reserves
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
358,264 363,271 357,872
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
491,118 489,520 484,911
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
702,125 684,204 661,721
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
158,243 155,127 150,963
Pension Entitlements
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
2,162,612 2,125,820 2,100,788
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
12,381,218 12,187,263 11,917,287
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
11,832,257 11,686,384 11,500,748
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
741,602 736,507 724,062
Equity in Noncorpoate Business
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
7,616,592 7,364,884 7,157,060
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
3,975,120 3,905,455 3,773,789
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
1,510,778 1,511,965 1,503,056
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
142,349 145,536 143,401
Miscellaneous Assets
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
104,146 103,364 99,297
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
264,317 263,762 257,099
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
651,636 643,970 623,463
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
235,842 235,771 231,329
Total Liabilities
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
708,925 714,698 703,451
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
2,995,113 2,941,586 2,882,532
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
6,099,166 6,059,251 6,015,875
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
5,440,963 5,360,320 5,170,836
Loans (Liabilities)
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
702,176 707,151 696,287
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
2,984,267 2,930,402 2,871,678
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
6,084,672 6,045,180 6,002,054
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
5,437,304 5,356,675 5,167,299
Home mortgages
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
440,988 441,459 441,851
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
2,451,639 2,421,489 2,344,061
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
4,477,787 4,476,038 4,490,548
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
3,044,183 2,998,942 2,880,392
Consumer Credit
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
83,885 86,563 83,448
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
337,942 329,199 319,044
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
1,455,151 1,429,335 1,360,688
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
2,179,564 2,154,722 2,089,035
Depository Institutions Loans n.e.c.
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
53,423 55,401 55,801
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
36,046 34,324 32,696
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
75,858 69,922 66,978
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
96,872 87,132 81,930
Other Loans and Advances (Liabilities)
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
123,881 123,728 115,187
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
158,639 145,390 175,877
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
75,875 69,885 83,840
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
116,685 115,879 115,942
Deferred and Unpaid Life Insurance Premiums
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
6,749 7,547 7,164
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
10,846 11,185 10,854
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
14,495 14,070 13,821
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
3,659 3,645 3,536
Total Net Worth
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
34,721,606 34,067,990 33,041,440
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
39,603,275 38,982,643 37,893,310
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
30,730,335 30,570,619 29,345,897
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
2,075,466 1,845,790 1,827,026
   

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