Data on Top Income Shares

 This post is reblogged from  isomorphismes :     Incomes of the top .01%,  1915–2008  in France and United States  via  @JWMason1   from the  interactive   The Top Incomes Database  —  you can select countries such as Argentina, China, Indonesia, Ireland  and you can select upper quantiles like the lower half of the top percent; the .5%–.1%; top .1%; the top 10%–5%; and so on   and  you can get income controls, price level indices, number of tax units, number of adults — the things you need to divide by in order to make  apples-to-apples  comparisons  Wooo,  data !

This post is reblogged from isomorphismes:

Incomes of the top .01%, 1915–2008 in France and United States

via @JWMason1

from the interactive The Top Incomes Database —

you can select countries such as Argentina, China, Indonesia, Ireland

and you can select upper quantiles like the lower half of the top percent; the .5%–.1%; top .1%; the top 10%–5%; and so on

and you can get income controls, price level indices, number of tax units, number of adults — the things you need to divide by in order to make apples-to-apples comparisons

Wooo, data!