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The amounts are relatively small, according to Penn Wharton — an average of $15 for the bottom quintile, $90 for the second quintile, $180 for the middle quintile and $360 for the fourth quintile.Vice presidential debate: Highlights and fact-checks|Colby Itkowitz, Anne Gearan, Matt Viser, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|October 8, 2020|Washington Post
One new study has found that employment for people in the bottom quintile of the wage distribution has fallen by 30 percent — compared with just “a 5 percent drop among those in the top quintile.”Should America (and FIFA) Pay Reparations? (Ep. 426)|Stephen J. Dubner|July 16, 2020|Freakonomics
During the same period, 34 percent in the highest quintile in 2001 moved to a lower quintile by 2007.
Quintile, kwin′til, n. the aspect of planets distant from each other the fifth part of the zodiac, or 72.
The tendency is clear for those in a given high school quintile to be found in or near the same quintile in their university work.
The figures show only those who were in precisely the same quintile all the way through.