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About three-quarters of the country are “strugglers,” unable to save anything from year to year, while one-quarter are "thrivers," including the top 1 percent. (Photo: iStock)

(Bloomberg) — The U.S. is home to a working class suffering from stagnant incomes and declining job prospects—widespread struggles that helped elect Republican Donald Trump. The relative wealth of Americans in all age groups keeps falling, compared with previous decades.

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