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These Are The Richest Billionaires In Each Country

• https://www.zerohedge.com, by Tyler Durden

 As Visual Capitalist's Carmen Ang notes, this tiny group of people is worth nearly $11.8 trillion - Equivalent to about 11.8% of global GDP.

Where do these billionaires live? This graphic by Truman Du uses data from Forbes to map out the richest billionaires around the world.

The Full List

As it turns out, billionaires are a lot more geographically concentrated than you might think.

In fact, of the 195 officially recognized countries around the world, only 76 are home to billionaires. And even within these countries, there's vast disparities between the quantity of billionaires.

Here's a breakdown of all the countries that have at least one billionaire.

The United States is well known to have one of the highest concentrations of billionaires. It's home to over 900, with Elon Musk the wealthiest of them all with a staggering net worth of over $191 billion in November 2022. That makes him not just the richest billionaire in America, but the richest person in the world.

China has the second highest concentration of billionaires, with 400 ultra-wealthy that have a combined net worth of $1.45 trillion. China's richest billionaire, Zhong Shanshan, is the founder of the Nongfu Spring beverage company.


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