There's more to life than money

How big is 1.5 billion USD ?

More or less ...

Smaller than: Household Consumption in Aruba (2014) (1.52 billion USD) ...

Bigger than: Total taxation in Maldives (2016) (1.481 billion USD/a) ...

Close to/Same as: Cost of building the `Burj Khalifa` skyscraper in Dubai (2010) ($1.5billion) ...

And equivalent to ...

1 /4,500 of the value of all the gold ever mined ...

1 /1,920 of the UK GDP ...

1 /43 of the Luxembourg GDP ...

1 /53 of the wealth of the wealthiest person ...

4.04 times the largest-ever lottery win (per ticket) ...

Is That A Big Number? - The Book

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