1500 dollars every month - level 2, A12
What is 1500 dollars every month? It is the money which a person usually gets for his work. Experts counted all the salaries which people get in the world and they say that the average salary in the world is 1500 dollars.
It is a lot of money for some people but very little for others. For example, in Kyrgyzstan the average salary is 350 dollars. It is only a little more than 10 dollars for a day. In Luxembourg, the average salary is 4000 dollars. It is more than 100 dollars for a day.
What is the average salary in your country? Are you above or under the world’s average salary?
It is not important where you live. You usually go to work and get your salary because you need money for your everyday life.
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Written by David for News in Levels
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