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  •  India has billionaires, but low wealth per cap (1+ / 0-)
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    UltraAyla
    I see a map of global wealth. There are some notable exceptions €— I'€™d expect India to be a little more toward the green for wealth...
    Actually, India is ranked 140 of 183 nations in per capita GDP by IMF.

    Some prominent latter day maharajahs, but much of the population is still in subsistence agriculture, with hardly any money income or marketable wealth.

    There's no such thing as a free market!

    by Albanius on Mon Oct 01, 2012 at 11:12:21 PM PDT

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      Thanks for the clarification - that's a good point and one I missed. I always think of India as a rapidly rising economy, forgetting the perspective that it has a lot of people to raise.

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