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Is Your Pay Average? (Score Your Salary)

April 7, 2012

The International Labour Organization has published stats on average incomes. Like all statistics, their strength is mainly to give an impression, but for some reason I found this a powerful exercise and a stimulant to a more generous life. Find out what your earnings might represent in global purchasing power at the BBC website:

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  1. April 8, 2012 4:41 pm

    Interesting exercise, though the concession “It’s a rough figure based on data from 72 countries, omitting some of the world’s poorest nations” is quite a significant one. Really, we’re comparing our income with only a subset of the richer-than-average countries.

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