Wealth Statistics

If you make $25,000 a year you are among the top 10% of the wealthiest people in the world.

If you make $40,000 a year you are among the top 3% of the wealthiest people in the world.

If you make $50,000 a year you are among the top 1% of the wealthiest people in the world.

If you make $100,000 a year you are among the top 0.66% of the wealthiest people in the world.

If you make $250,000 a year you are among the top 0.001% of the wealthiest people in the world.

There are 3 billion people who live on less than $2 a day.

Source: Calculated from figures provided by the World Bank
Submitted by Ray Cazis

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