|80% of people in this world live |
in substandard housing
If you are reading this you will be probably be part of only 20% of the world's population who do not live in substandard housing.
If you can read this you are among only 30% of people in the world who can read.
You are probably among the 50% who are not suffering from malnutrition.
If you have food in the fridge, clothes on your back, a roof over your head and a place to sleep you are richer than 75% of the people in this world.
If you own a computer or have a college education you are among a mere 1% of the human race.
If you have money in the bank and change in your purse you are among the top 8% of the world's wealthiest people.
(Figures based on Time magazine article of 10/05/2003)