By the Numbers

March 2005
Forbes Global;3/28/2005, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p68
Presents data related to billionaires. Ages of the youngest and oldest billionaire; Number of billionaires who were high school dropouts; Average net worth of billionaires.


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