Gross Domestic Product per person. Data thanks to Our World in Data

People of the world are getting wealthier.

WOW ALERT: Since 1990, around 130,000 people around the globe climbed out of extreme poverty, EVERY SINGLE DAY!

Extreme poverty means living with less than $1.90 per day (in 2017 dollars).

Max Roser (2018) – “The short history of global living conditions and why it matters that we know it”. Published online at