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Wealth Distribution in the United States*
*Wealth shares of different percentile groups in the United States in 2017. Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffett own more wealth than the bottom half of the country combined. Data from inequality.org.
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We’ve seen many visual charts and graphs describing the huge gaps in economic inequality. Have you ever wondered what the wealth gap *sounds* like? Check out this video by Phyllis Labanowski. The Sound of Wealth explores the distribution of wealth in the United States. Incomprehensibly large data is made accessible through sound.