Gallup: Two-thirds of Americans dissatisfied with income distribution

Gallup: Two-thirds of Americans dissatisfied with income distribution

When asked how satisfied they were with the “the way income and wealth are distributed in the U.S.,” 67 percent of respondents said they were dissatisfied, while 39 percent described themselves as very dissatisfied. In contrast, only 32 percent were content with America’s wealth distribution, and a scant 7 percent described themselves as very satisfied.

While there is a sizable gap in sentiments on the issue, the unhappiness still cuts across partisan lines. Seventy-five percent of Democrats and 54 percent of Republicans were somewhat or very dissatisfied with income and wealth distribution.

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