Did You Know…

September 16, 2008
Physician's Money Digest, July15 2004, Volume 11, Issue 13

(Forbes, 2004)

$3.8 billion —Net worth of Ross Perot.

(Forbes, 2004)

$2.5 billion —Net worth of Steven Spielberg.

(Forbes, 2004)

$1.1 billion —Net worth of Oprah Winfrey.

(Health, 2004)

98%—Percentage of Americans who say they eat meat.

(USA Today, 2004)

25%—Percentage of US fourth-grade students who are proficient in reading at their level.

(USA Today, 2004)

21%—Percentage of US eighth-grade students who are proficient in reading at their level.

(USA Today, 2004)

$8260 —Annual per-pupil spending in US schools.

(New York Post, 2004)

$316 million —Value of Martha Stewart's stock holdings in Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia.

(Folio, 2004)

23%—Percentage of GQ readers who are women.

(Kiplinger's, 2004)

7.2%—Average annual increase in home price appreciation nationwide, 1998 to 2003.