Distributional National Accounts

Top 1% vs. bottom 50% pre-tax income shares in the United States.

Distributional National Accounts: Methods and Estimates for the United States
(with T. Piketty and E. Saez):


  • Main data: tables and figures included in the paper (.xlsx)
  • Appendix tables I: macroeconomic series (.xlsx)
  • Appendix tables II: distributional series (.xlsx)
  • Distributional national accounts micro-files, 1962-2010 (.dta) [coming soon]
  • Complete data: main + appendix tables and figures + DINA micro-files (.zip)

Replication files: