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<strong>Wealth in America Survey</strong>

Posted on 12 Dec 2008

On the eve of the holiday season, the CNBC/Portfolio.com Wealth in America Survey finds Americans painting a deeply grim picture of the current state of the economy with bleak implications for holiday spending.

Here, we break down the data from that survey, looking at, among other things, whether men or women are more pessimistic about the economy, which parts of the country are cutting back most, and whether Democrats or Republicans are most optimistic about the coming year.

Graphic: CNBC.com