According to the latest census of new York, in the city, the rapidly shrinking number of residents who belong to the middle class.
On average, every day in this category out of 100 people.
As reported by analysts, the reason for the sharp decline of the middle class in new York is the endless tax burden, cost of living and wage cuts, as of today, actively developing modern technology.
At the moment in new York’s middle class is about 48 % of the total number living in new York. For comparison, in the 1970s this figure was equal to 61%.
The class of the poor is 31%, the rich – 21%.
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