Billionaires, whenever we heard this word few people and countries come to our mind – Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Jack Ma, Mark Zuckerberg and if you’re Indian then Mukesh Ambani. If we talk about countries with the most billionaires, roughly over half of the world’s 2,755 billionaires are citizens of the USA, China, and India. According to Forbes, in 2021, there are record 2,755 billionaires across 70 countries, higher than the 2,075 listed in the year 2020.
There is no negative impact of the pandemic on the billionaire list, even every country has more billionaires than they did at the beginning of the pandemic in mid-march 2020. With 724 no. of billionaires, the USA is still at the top on the list, followed by China second spot with 698 billionaires, and India on third with 140 billionaires till march 2021.
With a record of over 1100 Billionaires, the Asia-pacific region is on the top spot, immense due to new billionaires from China and India more gained in pandemic since 2020.
Here is the list of Countries with the Most Billionaires as per Forbes –
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Other than this the list include Japan (49), Taiwan (47), Australia (44), South Korea (43), France (42), Sweden (41), Switzerland (40), Thailand (31), Spain (30), Singapore and Turkey (both 27) billionaires.
Here is the list of Countries with the Most Billionaires as per Hurun Global Rich List 2021 –
Huran (research, media and investments group), release a report Huran Global Rich List 2021, as per this list there are 3,228 billionaires from 2402 companies and 68 countries. Accoding to Huran list China has the highest numebr of billionaires in the world, with 1,058 billionaires, followed by USA with nos. 696, and third India with 140 billionaires in 2021. As per these reports despite of covid-19 pandemic world ads 412 new billionaires.
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Other than this the list include Taiwan (57), Thailand (52), Italy (45), Japan (44), and Austraila (43).
There is a huge difference between both list, weather it is total no. of billionaires worldwide or country with hight no. of billionaires and ranking countries.