The gist: Bitcoin has a 1% minority that owns a massively disproportionate amount of wealth just like in real life. This is a logarithmic chart, so it’s a little harder to read. But the blue line meets 1% at the 50 BTC mark.
With one unit of the famous digital currency currently worth ~$570, it would take $US28,490 of Bitcoin wealth to become a one-percenter in the world of Bitcoin.
To give you a further idea of how imbalanced Bitcoin ownership is, consider that just 46 people own 30% of all Bitcoins, according to this analysis.
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