73 mln US households have discretionary income

73M US households have discretionary income 11.11.2007 [more]
About 73 mln US households now have discretionary income, up from about 57 mln in 2002, according to The Conference Board.
The% of the US population with discretionary income has increased to
nearly 64%, up from 52% in 2002. Total discretionary income in the US
topped $1.7 trillion in 2006, with the household average at $24,335.
Per capita income stood at $9,148. Nearly 78% of all discretionary
income is held by households earning more than $100,000. Average
discretionary income for this segment, $66,451, is 2.7 times the
national average. The region with the wealthiest concentration of
households is New England (including Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine,
New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont). About 63% of households have
discretionary income, with an average amount of $27,337. Household
discretionary income is lowest in the West North Central region
(including Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota
and South Dakota). Average household discretionary income in this
region is $20,749.

Leave a Reply

RSS Google Hot Trends

  • Walmart, Best Buy, NFL, NFL Scores, Target, ...
    Walmart Best Buy NFL NFL Scores Target Walmart Black Friday 2017 GameStop green bean casserole Redskins What Temp To Cook Turkey Thanksgiving 2017 Mashed Potatoes Recipe Starbucks PS4 Nick Fitzgerald Celtics día de Acción de Gracias Google Home Mini Turkey Gravy Recipe National Dog Show 2017 Thanksgiving Best Buy Black Friday Happy Thanksgiving Turkey Cook […]