Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Countries With The Widest Gap Between Rich And Poor

24/7 Wall Street
December 6, 2011 at 6:30 am

'“In OECD countries today, the average income of the richest 10% of the population is about nine times that of the poorest 10%,” the study reports. And in many of these countries, income inequality is increasing as more and more wealth is concentrated in the hands of the rich.'

10. New Zealand       9. Australia       8. Italy      7. United Kingdom       6. Portugal
5. Israel         4. United States      3. Turkey        2. Mexico        1. Chile