The gap between wealthy and poor is widening, according to a new report by the World Institute for Development Economics Research at United Nations University.

The top 1% of the population accounted for 40% of the world’s total net worth, each having a net worth of at least $500,000. The richest 2% of the population accounted for 50% of the world’s worth, and the richest 10%, who had a net worth of at least $61,000, accounted for 85%.

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