Category Archives: Rich

Nobody becomes richer except Top 0.01%

InequalitySource: The Distribution of US Wealth, Capital Income and Returns since 1913
Emmanuel Saez (UC Berkeley)
Gabriel Zucman (LSE and UC Berkeley)
March 2014



How Many Poles are Rich?

786.000 rich people live in Poland in 2013.

To be one of them you have to earn 85.000 zloty (PLN), i.e. 28.000 USD.

Additionally, 45.000 belongs to HNWI category (High Net Worth Individuals).

This group includes people who have liquid assets (cash, stocks, etc.) with a value in excess of $1 million.