How unequal is your state?

Source: Mark Price and Estelle Sommeiller, Economic Policy Institute (EPI), Economic Snapshot, January 28, 2015

The ratio between the average incomes of the top 1 percent and the bottom 99 percent in each state…. From 2009 to 2012 top 1 percent incomes grew faster than the incomes of the bottom 99 percent in every state except West Virginia. In 39 states, the majority of income gains after the Great Recession accrued to top 1 percent. And in 17 of these states, the top 1 percent captured 100 percent of income growth….

The ratio between the average incomes of the top 1 percent and the bottom 99 percent in each state