Use Your Wealth To Buy An Isle
Is, of course, an act we all like to achieve.
Do you know what is the global distribution of wealth? And do you know how is this division originate? If you like to know about it, this is interesting for you.
According to research of development organization Oxfam Novib, it seems that the 85 richest people in the world have as much money as the 3.5 billion poorest people of the world. Could you believe that? Imagine! This is absurd, right? That means that one of the 85 richest people have 41,176,476 times more money than one of the 3,500,000,000 poorest people!
What more they found out is that also, the differences in wealth between countries are enormous. Now you think this is really a bad thing right? But that’s not the case! Now this is going to be really interesting, because…
The Swedish professor Hans Rosling has presented figures of the human wealth which are not bad at all! The figures he assumes here are hopeful and shows the benefits for us all. When it comes to the percentage of the world’s population living in extreme poverty the world has put forward over the past 200 years great strides.
This is what he presents: “In 1800, 85% of the world on an income the equivalent of $ 1.25 a day. In the meantime, is that percentage dropped to 10 to 15%. ” So, is this hopeful or not?
Hans Rosling is a well-known presenter on many media channels and he although he’s a professor, he also is a great performer. He shows the public loud and clear that we’re not doing so bad at all about the money thing. See for yourself!