'You Vs. A Billionaire' where you can feel the difference between the richest Elon Musk in the world and your sense of money

Elon Musk, who heads Tesla and SpaceX, became the world's richest man in 2021 by overtaking Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos in total wealth. If you use ' You Vs. A Billionaire ', a site where you can compare how much your daily life expenses will hurt your wallet from the difference between Mr. Musk's annual income and your own annual income, you can feel the monetary feeling of millionaires and ordinary people. You can feel the difference.

You Vs. A Billionaire


When you visit the above site, 'In 2021, Elon Musk's net worth increased by an estimated $ 121 billion. Enter your annual income below to see your comparison. Please try it. 'Is displayed. Immediately, I entered '32,000 dollars', which is the average salary of Japan in 2020 of '4.33 million yen' converted into dollars, and clicked 'Submit'.

The result is below. 'Elon Musk's annual income is 3,781,250 times yours. In other words, whether you spend $ 1 (about 135 yen) or Elon spends $ 3,781,250 (510,576,500 yen). The contents of the wallet are reduced in the same way. ' I will scroll further.

'Putting $ 0.25 in a parking meter is like buying three

Rolls-Royce ghosts for Elon.' 'At the cost of buying a $ 5 latte at Dunkin'Donuts. , Elon Musk can buy 13 Dunkin'Donuts stores. '' How happy is it when you find the $ 20 you forgot in your pocket? Elon is the same. To get the excitement, you have to find $ 75,625,000.

'A full-featured Tesla Model S costs $ 150,990, but for Elon it's only $ 0.04!' '2021, Central US Home Price The value was $ 346,990. Buying it with your income is only $ 0.09 for Elon. '

So far, I have compared myself with Mr. Musk, but from now on, I have talked about my income and the income of people around the world. 'Recent estimates of world poverty, according to the World Bank, indicate that at least 10% of the world, more than 750 million people, live in extreme poverty under $ 1.9 a day. I am. '

'If you have an annual income of $ 59,000 or more, you are in the top 1% of the world's population, and if you have an annual income of $ 29,000 or more, you are in the wealthiest 5%.' And that. Scottish philosopher William MacAskill added, 'Because we are relatively rich, we are overwhelmingly more profitable than we are.' It has been.

'Your annual income of $ 32,000 is 46 times more valuable to a person in extreme poverty. Do you remember the $ 5 latte? It's a big deal for you. Donating that $ 5 to the poor, which may not be the amount, will bring them as much profit as you would get $ 230. '

'You may not be Elon Musk, but for many you are an extraordinarily rich person. I want to know more about what you can do to improve the lives of millions of people. Would you like to donate to the most effective charity on the planet at

GiveWell.org ? '

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