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Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg -- the fifth-richest person in the world -- had the highest boost last year, with a net gain of about $6 billion.(Bloomberg File Photo)

2,153 billionaires richer than 4.6 billion people, says Oxfam study

By Bloomberg
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2020 08:57 AM IST
The total wealth of the top 20 billionaires has doubled from $672 billion to $1,397 billion since 2012, according to Bloomberg Wealth.
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India is in dire need of a database which can tell us about the exact socio-economic status of various social groups.(HT File)
India is in dire need of a database which can tell us about the exact socio-economic status of various social groups.(HT File)

How share of jobs varies within social groups

By Roshan Kishore and Vijdan Mohammad Kawoosa | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 11, 2019 02:09 PM IST
While SC/ST workers have a disproportionate share in low-paying occupations, certain sub-castes within the group are better off than the rest.
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