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  ! Item
 
  ! Item
 
  ! Price
 
  ! Price
! Notes
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  ! rowspan="6"|Typical household net worth by head of household’s age in 1984
 
  ! rowspan="6"|Typical household net worth by head of household’s age in 1984
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  | <35 years
 
  | <35 years
 
  | $11,680
 
  | $11,680
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 35-44 years
 
  | 35-44 years
 
  | $72,090
 
  | $72,090
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 45-54 years
 
  | 45-54 years
 
  | $115,060
 
  | $115,060
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 55-64 years
 
  | 55-64 years
 
  | $149,240
 
  | $149,240
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | >65 years
 
  | >65 years
 
  | $122,100
 
  | $122,100
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  ! rowspan="6"|Typical household net worth by head of household’s age in 2009
 
  ! rowspan="6"|Typical household net worth by head of household’s age in 2009
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  | <35 years
 
  | <35 years
 
  | $3,710
 
  | $3,710
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 35-44 years
 
  | 35-44 years
 
  | $40,140
 
  | $40,140
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 45-54 years
 
  | 45-54 years
 
  | $103,040
 
  | $103,040
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 55-64 years
 
  | 55-64 years
 
  | $164,270
 
  | $164,270
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | >65 years
 
  | >65 years
 
  | $172,820
 
  | $172,820
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  ! rowspan="4"|Raising a child to age 17
 
  ! rowspan="4"|Raising a child to age 17
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  | Upper income  
 
  | Upper income  
 
  | $302,860
 
  | $302,860
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Middle income
 
  | Middle income
 
  | $206,920
 
  | $206,920
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Lower income   
 
  | Lower income   
 
  | $150,380
 
  | $150,380
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="5"|Vacations
 
  !rowspan="5"|Vacations
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  | All-inclusive one-week trip for two to St. Lucia resort from New England (incl. flights)
 
  | All-inclusive one-week trip for two to St. Lucia resort from New England (incl. flights)
 
  | $3,204
 
  | $3,204
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Twenty week-long Hawaiian vacations
 
  | Twenty week-long Hawaiian vacations
 
  | $136,020
 
  | $136,020
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Typical week-long Hawaii trip for two from US West Coast (incl. flights)
 
  | Typical week-long Hawaii trip for two from US West Coast (incl. flights)
 
  | $6,801
 
  | $6,801
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Typical weekend Hawaii trip for two from US West Coast incl. flights)
 
  | Typical weekend Hawaii trip for two from US West Coast incl. flights)
 
  | $2,863
 
  | $2,863
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="5"|School Prices
 
  !rowspan="5"|School Prices
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  | Estimated one-year Hogwarts cost (incl. tuition)
 
  | Estimated one-year Hogwarts cost (incl. tuition)
 
  | $43,000
 
  | $43,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Seven-year Hogwarts degree
 
  | Seven-year Hogwarts degree
 
  | $301,000
 
  | $301,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Average community college tuition
 
  | Average community college tuition
 
  | $10,340  (One year $2,580)
 
  | $10,340  (One year $2,580)
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | Average in-state university tuition
 
  | Average in-state university tuition
 
  | $28,920  (One year $7,230)
 
  | $28,920  (One year $7,230)
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="8"|Income per capita (2005)
 
  !rowspan="8"|Income per capita (2005)
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  | United States 2005 per capita income
 
  | United States 2005 per capita income
 
  | $32,360
 
  | $32,360
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Switzerland 2005 per capita income
 
  | Switzerland 2005 per capita income
 
  | $29,910
 
  | $29,910
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Germany 2005 per capita income
 
  | Germany 2005 per capita income
 
  | $27,550
 
  | $27,550
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | UK 2005 per capita income
 
  | UK 2005 per capita income
 
  | $23,240
 
  | $23,240
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | France 2005 per capita income
 
  | France 2005 per capita income
 
  | $16,400
 
  | $16,400
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | China 2005 per capita income
 
  | China 2005 per capita income
 
  | $3,540
 
  | $3,540
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Brazil 2005 per capita income
 
  | Brazil 2005 per capita income
 
  | $5,540
 
  | $5,540
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="3"|Houses
 
  !rowspan="3"|Houses
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  | Small rural house
 
  | Small rural house
 
  | $100,000
 
  | $100,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Typical new home
 
  | Typical new home
 
  | $224,910
 
  | $224,910
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="3"|Health
 
  !rowspan="3"|Health
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  | Average individual health insurance annual premium
 
  | Average individual health insurance annual premium
 
  | $5,430
 
  | $5,430
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Cancer treatment including chemo
 
  | Cancer treatment including chemo
 
  | $117,260
 
  | $117,260
| The chart depicts 115 blocks instead of 117.
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="8"|Annual Household Costs
 
  !rowspan="8"|Annual Household Costs
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  | A daily pack of cigarettes for a year (NJ)
 
  | A daily pack of cigarettes for a year (NJ)
 
  | $3,050
 
  | $3,050
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | One Starbucks latte per day
 
  | One Starbucks latte per day
  | $1,820
+
  | $1,820  
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Average smartphone annual cost
 
  | Average smartphone annual cost
 
  | $1,320
 
  | $1,320
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Annual cost of car ownership
 
  | Annual cost of car ownership
 
  | $3,650
 
  | $3,650
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Typical annual household food spending
 
  | Typical annual household food spending
 
  | $5,650
 
  | $5,650
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Average household CC debt
 
  | Average household CC debt
 
  | $9,960
 
  | $9,960
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Annual cost to carry that debt
 
  | Annual cost to carry that debt
 
  | $2,090
 
  | $2,090
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="13"|Typical annual housing cost for various cities (based on military's Basic Allowance for Housing for an E1 servicemember with no dependents)
 
  !rowspan="13"|Typical annual housing cost for various cities (based on military's Basic Allowance for Housing for an E1 servicemember with no dependents)
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  | NYC
 
  | NYC
 
  | $25,416
 
  | $25,416
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | San Francisco
 
  | San Francisco
 
  | $21,888
 
  | $21,888
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Boston
 
  | Boston
 
  | $18,216
 
  | $18,216
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Los Angeles
 
  | Los Angeles
 
  | $17,640
 
  | $17,640
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Washington DC
 
  | Washington DC
 
  | $16,380
 
  | $16,380
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Chicago
 
  | Chicago
 
  | $13,664
 
  | $13,664
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Worcester
 
  | Worcester
 
  | $12,456
 
  | $12,456
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Houston
 
  | Houston
 
  | $11,888
 
  | $11,888
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Minneapolis
 
  | Minneapolis
 
  | $10,908
 
  | $10,908
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Detroit
 
  | Detroit
 
  | $10,080
 
  | $10,080
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Salt Lake City
 
  | Salt Lake City
 
  | $9,108
 
  | $9,108
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Scranton
 
  | Scranton
 
  | $8,604
 
  | $8,604
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="4"|Prince William and Kate Middleton's Wedding
 
  !rowspan="4"|Prince William and Kate Middleton's Wedding
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  | Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding cake
 
  | Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding cake
 
  | $78,000
 
  | $78,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Kate Middleton's wedding dress
 
  | Kate Middleton's wedding dress
 
  | $350,000
 
  | $350,000
| This appears to be a mistake by [[Randall]] and should read $375,000.
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | Flower cost for Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding
 
  | Flower cost for Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding
 
  | $800,000
 
  | $800,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="10"|Value of an investment of $1,000/year  
 
  !rowspan="10"|Value of an investment of $1,000/year  
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  | 1 year
 
  | 1 year
 
  | $1,000
 
  | $1,000
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | 5 years
 
  | 5 years
 
  | $5,526
 
  | $5,526
|
 
 
  |-   
 
  |-   
 
  | 10 years
 
  | 10 years
 
  | $12,850
 
  | $12,850
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 15 years
 
  | 15 years
 
  | $21,580
 
  | $21,580
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 20 years
 
  | 20 years
 
  | $33,070
 
  | $33,070
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | 25 years
 
  | 25 years
 
  | $47,730
 
  | $47,730
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | 30 years
 
  | 30 years
 
  | $66,440
 
  | $66,440
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | 30 years ($30,000 saved in mattress)
 
  | 30 years ($30,000 saved in mattress)
 
  | $30,000
 
  | $30,000
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | 30 years ($1,000/yr at a 4% real return (long-term stock + dividend average)
 
  | 30 years ($1,000/yr at a 4% real return (long-term stock + dividend average)
 
  | $56,080
 
  | $56,080
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="3"|Value of investment (accounting for inflation)
 
  !rowspan="3"|Value of investment (accounting for inflation)
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  | 30 years
 
  | 30 years
 
  | $27,370
 
  | $27,370
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | 30 years ($30,000 saved in mattress)
 
  | 30 years ($30,000 saved in mattress)
 
  | $12,360
 
  | $12,360
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="4"|Average Vehicle Costs
 
  !rowspan="4"|Average Vehicle Costs
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  | Average used car
 
  | Average used car
 
  | $8,910
 
  | $8,910
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Average new car
 
  | Average new car
 
  | $27,230
 
  | $27,230
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | High-end bicycle  
 
  | High-end bicycle  
 
  | $1,500
 
  | $1,500
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="15"|Total cost to buy and own selected vehicles for five years
 
  !rowspan="15"|Total cost to buy and own selected vehicles for five years
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  | Honda Insight
 
  | Honda Insight
 
  | $27,874
 
  | $27,874
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | Toyota Prius
 
  | Toyota Prius
 
  | $38,771
 
  | $38,771
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Jeep Patriot
 
  | Jeep Patriot
 
  | $35,425
 
  | $35,425
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Honda Fit
 
  | Honda Fit
 
  | $28,745
 
  | $28,745
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | BMW Z4
 
  | BMW Z4
 
  | $61,312
 
  | $61,312
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Ford Explorer
 
  | Ford Explorer
 
  | $45,524
 
  | $45,524
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Toyota Camry
 
  | Toyota Camry
 
  | $34,697
 
  | $34,697
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | smart fortwo
 
  | smart fortwo
 
  | $29,629
 
  | $29,629
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Honda CR-V
 
  | Honda CR-V
 
  | $35,183
 
  | $35,183
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Chevy Volt
 
  | Chevy Volt
 
  | $42,180
 
  | $42,180
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Hyundai Sonata
 
  | Hyundai Sonata
 
  | $34,644
 
  | $34,644
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Ford F-150
 
  | Ford F-150
 
  | $48,734
 
  | $48,734
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Nissan Cube
 
  | Nissan Cube
 
  | $29,383
 
  | $29,383
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Porsche 911
 
  | Porsche 911
 
  | $91,590
 
  | $91,590
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="7"|Total cost to buy and own selected vehicles for five years if gas were $10/gallon
 
  !rowspan="7"|Total cost to buy and own selected vehicles for five years if gas were $10/gallon
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  | Toyota Prius
 
  | Toyota Prius
 
  | $48,990
 
  | $48,990
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Honda Fit
 
  | Honda Fit
 
  | $45,233
 
  | $45,233
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Ford Explorer
 
  | Ford Explorer
 
  | $69,076
 
  | $69,076
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | smart fortwo
 
  | smart fortwo
 
  | $45,058
 
  | $45,058
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Chevy Volt
 
  | Chevy Volt
 
  | $50,612
 
  | $50,612
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Ford F-150
 
  | Ford F-150
 
  | $77,111
 
  | $77,111
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="8"|Typical annual household income
 
  !rowspan="8"|Typical annual household income
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  | Bottom 20%
 
  | Bottom 20%
 
  | $10,200
 
  | $10,200
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | Second 20%
 
  | Second 20%
 
  | $24,800
 
  | $24,800
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | Middle 20%
 
  | Middle 20%
  | $44,400
+
  | $44,400  
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | Fourth 20%
 
  | Fourth 20%
 
  | $76,100
 
  | $76,100
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | Top 10%
 
  | Top 10%
 
  | $201,100
 
  | $201,100
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Top 1%
 
  | Top 1%
 
  | $822,000
 
  | $822,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Top 1/500th
 
  | Top 1/500th
 
  | $2,080,000
 
  | $2,080,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="6"|Median US household income
 
  !rowspan="6"|Median US household income
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  | Median US household income
 
  | Median US household income
 
  | $51,570
 
  | $51,570
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | After-tax
 
  | After-tax
  | $39,170
+
  | $39,170  
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Taxes
 
  | Taxes
 
  | $12,100
 
  | $12,100
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Total lifetime income from ages 25-65 at $50,000/year after 25% taxes (including Social Security)
 
  | Total lifetime income from ages 25-65 at $50,000/year after 25% taxes (including Social Security)
 
  | $1,500,000
 
  | $1,500,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Cost per household served by US Rural Utilities Service program to expand broadband access
 
  | Cost per household served by US Rural Utilities Service program to expand broadband access
 
  | $359,790
 
  | $359,790
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="13"|If I had $1000000 (Cost of the items the singer in "If I had $1000000" would buy in order to win your love: $263,330)
 
  !rowspan="13"|If I had $1000000 (Cost of the items the singer in "If I had $1000000" would buy in order to win your love: $263,330)
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  | Furniture
 
  | Furniture
 
  | $21,160
 
  | $21,160
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Plymouth Reliant
 
  | Plymouth Reliant
 
  | $3,000
 
  | $3,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Tree fort
 
  | Tree fort
 
  | $15,000
 
  | $15,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Llama
 
  | Llama
 
  | $2,120
 
  | $2,120
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Joseph Merrick's remains
 
  | Joseph Merrick's remains
 
  | N/A (Held in Royal London Hospital collection and not available for purchase)
 
  | N/A (Held in Royal London Hospital collection and not available for purchase)
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | House
 
  | House
 
  | $224,820
 
  | $224,820
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Tiny fridge
 
  | Tiny fridge
 
  | $99.08
 
  | $99.08
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Gourmet pre-wrapped sausages (2)
 
  | Gourmet pre-wrapped sausages (2)
 
  | $34.48
 
  | $34.48
|
 
 
  |-  
 
  |-  
 
  | Kraft Dinner (two double servings)
 
  | Kraft Dinner (two double servings)
 
  | $3.06
 
  | $3.06
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Expensive ketchup
 
  | Expensive ketchup
 
  | $10.75
 
  | $10.75
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Faux fur coat
 
  | Faux fur coat
 
  | $198.00
 
  | $198.00
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Limo ride to the store
 
  | Limo ride to the store
 
  | $186.59
 
  | $186.59
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="5"|Luxuries
 
  !rowspan="5"|Luxuries
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  | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_Opulence_Sundae Golden Opulence ice cream sundae]
 
  | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_Opulence_Sundae Golden Opulence ice cream sundae]
 
  | $1,000
 
  | $1,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Waist deep half-room ball pit
 
  | Waist deep half-room ball pit
 
  | $2,400
 
  | $2,400
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | All 30 bestselling game consoles (refurb, eBay)
 
  | All 30 bestselling game consoles (refurb, eBay)
 
  | $2,640
 
  | $2,640
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Initial seat on Virgin Galactic suborbital flight
 
  | Initial seat on Virgin Galactic suborbital flight
 
  | $200,000
 
  | $200,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  !rowspan="3"|Video Games
 
  !rowspan="3"|Video Games
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  | Typing F-U-N-D-S
 
  | Typing F-U-N-D-S
 
  | $10,000
 
  | $10,000
|
 
 
  |-
 
  |-
 
  | Daily sales of [http://www.minecraft.net/ Minecraft]
 
  | Daily sales of [http://www.minecraft.net/ Minecraft]
 
  | $193,500
 
  | $193,500
|
 
 
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