U.S. Department of Commerce

Wealth and Asset Ownership






Asset Ownership of Households: 1995 Highlights


Graph of 1995 Median Net Worth

1. The median net worth is the amount which divides the net worth distribution into two equal groups, one having household net worth less than the median amount and the other having net worth above the median.

2. See Appendix B for a technical description of the changes in median estimation used in this report compared to earlier reports.

3. Hispanics may be of any race. The race or Hispanic origin of the householder designates the race or Hispanic origin of the household.


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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Housing and Household Economic Statistics Division
Last Revised: October 31, 2011