The gap between rich and poor in the world pribyvaet at the maximum, Oxfam

Eight billionaires possess wealth in excess of the condition of the poorest half of humanity, according to international Association of organizations for the fight against poverty, Oxfam, writes Interfax-Ukraine.

In the ownership of eight of the richest people in the world in 2016 turned out to be about 400 billion euros, while the 3.6 billion poorest people in a sum of 384 billion Euro, the report said Oxfam.

In possession of 1% of the richest people in the world is 50.8 per cent of global capital. The share of the poorest half of humanity has only 0.16% of ownership in the world.

«New and refined data on the distribution of wealth in the world — in particular from India and China — indicate that the poorest half of humanity owns less than previously thought», — the document says.

At the beginning of last year, Oxfam reported that 62 billionaires own the state equivalent of ownership of 3.6 billion poorest people.




The gap between rich and poor in the world pribyvaet at the maximum, Oxfam 17.01.2017

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