Fifteen countries account for 76% of the world’s billionaire population and 80% of the world’s billionaire wealth, according to Wealth-X’s 2020 Billionaire Census report.
All countries, except for UAE, saw an increase in the number of billionaires and amount of billionaire wealth.
The US dominates, with 788 billionaires who have a collective wealth of more than $3 trillion.
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Fifteen countries dominate in billionaire population and wealth.
That’s according to Wealth-X’s 2020 Billionaire Census report, which analyzed data from Wealth-X’s global database of more than one million records of the world’s richest people.
Three-fourths of the world’s billionaire population live in the 15 countries listed below. Collectively, the billionaires in these countries are worth $7.6 trillion — that accounts for 80% of total global billionaire wealth in 2019.
All countries, with the exception of the United Arab Emirates, saw an increase in the number of billionaires and amount of billionaire wealth in the past year. The United States dominates with 28% of the world’s billionaires and 36% of total billionaire wealth.
Note that Hong Kong and Singapore also made Wealth-X’s …read more
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