of 2005, we reported that the value of all the gold
ever mined in the world since the beginning of human
history was some $1.89 trillion dollars.
time, that number was fairly accurate, given a round
estimate of some 140,000 tonnes extant of the shiny
yellow stuff, and the then-prevailing spot price. But since
that time, a lot has happened to the dollar/gold
we report daily, the latest value
of all the gold in the world, adjusted
for new production and current gold
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to how much gold is in the world.