Worldwide misallocation of resources

Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Inequality in availability of resources

The average consumer in the rich industrial countries makes use of approximately twice as much agricultural land as the inhabitant of a developing country. One quarter of the world's population living in the rich industrial countries consumes four-fifths of the world's paper and considerably more textiles than in the poor countries.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
Problem Type:
B: Basic universal problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST