We’re told that, while the rich are getting forever richer, it’s ok because the poor are as well. But is this really true? Drag the slider to compare the number of people living on less than $1.25 day against the average CEO pay over time

1981
1984
1987
1990
1993
1996
1999
2002
2005
2008

Number of people living on less than $1.25 a
day in Sub-Saharan Africa

204,900,000

Average CEO pay
in the UK

£162,765*
*estimated

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