The bulk of top 1 percent earnings comes from capital and business income: Shares of total income from capital and business income, by percentile group, 2015
|81st to 90th||8.3%|
|91st to 95th||12.3%|
|96th to 99th||24.2%|
|Top 1 percent||62.6%|
View the underlying data on epi.org.
Source: EPI analysis of CBO 2018