Aug 10, 2015

One jarring stat reveals just how vast Mexico's wealth gap has become

Business Insider: Carlos Slim is the richest man in Mexico, with a reported fortune of nearly $70 billion.

Slim's wealth is so immense that it equals 6.3% of Mexico's gross domestic product, a percentage greater than the combined income of the poorest 20% of Mexicans — nearly 25 million people — who account for just 4.9% of the country’s GDP, according to a report from El Daily Post. Read more. 

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