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Is Your Pay Average? (Score Your Salary)

April 7, 2012
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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: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-17543356

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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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