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Release Tables:
Shares of Wealth by Wealth Percentile Groups

   
    Q3 1989    
 
 
    Q3 2019
Percent of Aggregate
Name Q3 2019 Q2 2019 Q3 2018
Share of Total Assets
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
28.7 28.8 29.0
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
35.2 35.2 35.2
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
30.1 30.2 30.1
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
5.9 5.8 5.7
Share of Nonfinancial Assets
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
14.0 14.3 14.5
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
28.7 28.7 28.6
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
41.8 42.0 42.2
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
15.6 15.1 14.7
Share of Real Estate
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
13.5 13.8 14.0
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
31.0 31.0 30.9
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
41.8 42.0 42.2
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
13.6 13.1 12.9
Share of Consumer Durables
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
16.4 16.6 16.9
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
16.6 16.6 17.0
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
41.6 41.6 41.7
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
25.4 25.2 24.4
Share of Financial Assets
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
34.6 34.6 34.7
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
37.8 37.8 37.8
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
25.4 25.5 25.4
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
2.1 2.1 2.1
Share of Checkable Deposits and Currency
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
24.8 25.4 24.8
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
29.5 29.9 29.5
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
36.8 36.1 36.8
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
9.0 8.7 8.9
Share of Time Deposits and Short-term Investments
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
34.0 33.7 32.8
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
34.4 34.4 35.5
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
28.6 28.9 28.6
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
3.0 3.0 3.0
Share of Money Market Fund Shares
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
28.7 27.7 26.5
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
46.3 47.1 48.1
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
23.7 23.9 24.2
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
1.4 1.3 1.2
Share of Debt Securities
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
36.2 36.4 37.3
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
43.4 43.2 42.5
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
19.7 19.6 19.4
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0.8 0.8 0.9
Share of US Government Securities and Municipal Securities
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
35.4 35.7 36.6
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
43.9 43.8 42.9
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
19.8 19.7 19.6
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0.8 0.8 0.9
Share of Corporate and Foreign Bonds
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
40.2 40.4 40.6
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
40.1 40.0 40.0
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
18.9 18.8 18.6
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0.8 0.8 0.8
Share of Loans (Assets)
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
33.3 33.7 32.7
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
56.7 56.5 57.1
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
9.9 9.7 10.0
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0.2 0.2 0.2
Share of Other Loans and Advances (Assets)
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
32.5 32.9 31.9
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
58.2 58.1 58.8
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
9.2 8.9 9.1
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0.1 0.1 0.1
Share of Mortgages
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
43.0 42.5 40.9
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
37.3 37.9 39.8
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
19.0 18.9 18.5
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0.7 0.7 0.8
Share of Corporate Equities and Mutual Fund Shares
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
54.2 54.3 54.5
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
33.9 33.8 33.7
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
11.1 11.1 11.0
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0.8 0.8 0.8
Share of Life Insurance Reserves
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
18.9 19.4 19.5
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
29.8 29.8 29.9
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
42.3 41.9 41.7
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
9.0 8.9 8.9
Share of Pension Entitlements
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
8.1 8.1 8.0
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
45.8 45.8 45.7
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
43.6 43.6 43.7
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
2.5 2.6 2.6
Share of Equity in Noncorpoate Business
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
57.9 57.7 57.6
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
30.2 30.3 30.2
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
11.1 11.1 11.2
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
0.9 0.9 1.0
Share of Miscellaneous Assets
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
8.0 8.0 7.8
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
21.1 21.2 21.1
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
52.3 52.2 52.2
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
18.6 18.6 18.8
Share of Total Liabilities
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
4.6 4.7 4.7
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
20.0 19.9 19.9
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
38.9 39.7 40.0
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
36.4 35.8 35.4
Share of Loans (Liabilities)
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
4.6 4.6 4.7
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
20.0 19.8 19.9
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
38.9 39.7 40.0
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
36.5 35.8 35.5
Share of Home mortgages
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
4.3 4.4 4.4
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
24.2 23.9 23.6
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
41.3 42.5 43.0
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
30.2 29.3 28.9
Share of Consumer Credit
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
2.2 2.1 2.0
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
8.2 8.3 8.4
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
36.5 36.2 35.9
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
53.2 53.5 53.7
Share of Depository Institutions Loans n.e.c.
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
16.6 17.0 19.5
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
12.2 12.2 12.2
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
24.6 24.4 23.6
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
46.7 46.4 44.7
Share of Other Loans and Advances (Liabilities)
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
25.6 25.4 23.2
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
33.6 33.8 36.0
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
16.1 16.2 17.2
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
24.6 24.6 23.5
Share of Deferred and Unpaid Life Insurance Premiums
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
19.7 18.9 19.7
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
30.8 30.7 30.8
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
39.9 40.8 40.0
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
9.5 9.6 9.6
Share of Total Net Worth
Held by the Top 1% (99th to 100th Wealth Percentiles)
32.2 32.3 32.5
Held by the 90th to 99th Wealth Percentiles
37.4 37.4 37.4
Held by the 50th to 90th Wealth Percentiles
28.8 28.8 28.7
Held by the Bottom 50% (1st to 50th Wealth Percentiles)
1.6 1.5 1.4
   

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