Middle-fifth household income, minus key selected sources, 1979–2007

* Data are held at 1979 levels to compute change from 1979 to 2007.
Note: Data are for comprehensive income and include employer-sponsored health insurance.

Source: Authors analysis of Congressional Budget Office (2010 and 2010b) and Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement microdata, and Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Price Indices database.

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