Wealth in GB

Wealth in GB – Wave 2: ONS

  • In 2008/10, aggregate total wealth (including private pension wealth but excluding state pension wealth) of all private households in Great Britain was £10.3 trillion
  • The wealthiest 10 per cent of households were 4.3 times wealthier than the bottom 50 per cent of households combined
  • The wealthiest 20 per cent of households owned 62 per cent of total aggregate household wealth
  • Private pension wealth makes the largest contribution to total wealth for the wealthiest 30 per cent of households

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