The 10 Percent Gap Between Rich and Poor Grows in Germany

More than half of Germany's privately-owned assets are held by the country's richest 10 percent. Meanwhile, less than one percent is owned by the bottom 50 percent of households, according to a new German government report on the growing gap between rich and poor.
Düsseldorf's luxury Königsallee shopping boulevard: Wealth among Germany's richest grew by €1.4 trillion between 2007 and 2012.

Düsseldorf's luxury Königsallee shopping boulevard: Wealth among Germany's richest grew by €1.4 trillion between 2007 and 2012.

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