35,432: That is the number of people who made up New York City's top 1 percent in 2011.

At least according to the Independent Budget Office of the City of New York. (This fascinating data point came to my attention via Greg David's blog at Crain's).

Have a look at some of the details in the table below.


Corrects amount of state income tax paid by city residents.

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