August 11, 2021

US Buying Power*, by Race/Ethnicity, 2000-2025 (billions)


In 2017, the race with the most buying power in the US was white, with over $10,000 in disposable personal income. People with Hispanic ethnicity had the second most buying power with almost $1,500 disposable personal income.


Data was provided to Insider Intelligence by Selig Center for Economic Growth.


Data is from an August 2021 Selig Center for Economic Growth, Terry College of Business, and The University of Georgia report titled "The Multicultural Economy 2021." Estimates are calculated by the Selig Center using national/regional economic models, forecasting, and data from various US government sources.