You Are Rich

It might not feel like it, but there’s a good chance you are richer than 99% of the world.

The definition

The poor

From Global Extreme Poverty by Max Roser and Esteban Ortiz-Ospina. Our World in Data.

The middle class

From A dozen ways to be middle class by Richard V. Reeves, Katherine Guyot, and Eleanor Krause. The Brookings Institution.
From The American Middle Class Is Losing Ground. Pew Research Center.

The 1%

The Hole (yes, the apartment had a name). My inventive roommate had used empty wine bottles to conceal the unnerving sight of the caved-in ceiling.

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