Share of Americans having problems their bills in 2012, by social class

Have you had trouble paying your bills in the past year? (by social class)

Share of Americans having problems their bills in 2012, by social class This statistic shows the results of a survey among American adults on whether they have had problems paying their bills in the past year, or not, sorted by social class. The survey was conducted in July 2012, shortly before the presidential election. 64 percent of respondents defining themselves as members of the lower class stated they have had problems paying their bills in the past year.
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Have you had trouble paying your bills in the past year? (by social class)

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YesNo
Upper Class13%87%
Middle Class29%70%
Lower Class64%36%
YesNo
Upper Class13%87%
Middle Class29%70%
Lower Class64%36%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey among American adults on whether they have had problems paying their bills in the past year, or not, sorted by social class. The survey was conducted in July 2012, shortly before the presidential election. 64 percent of respondents defining themselves as members of the lower class stated they have had problems paying their bills in the past year.
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