Knight Frank named the countries with the largest number of super-rich residents
In 2019, the number of people with a fortune of 30 million dollars or more grew by 6.4% worldwide and exceeded half a million people. Almost half of ultramagnetic lives in the United States. And Russia is ahead of Switzerland in the number of super-rich.
In the next five years, the number of owners of fortunes over $ 30 million will increase by 27% worldwide. This is stated in the report the Wealth Report 2020 of the international consulting company Knight Frank.
Asia will be the leader in growth: the number of the super-rich will increase by 44 %. And in some individual countries, growth will be much faster: in India-by 73 %, in Vietnam-by 64 %, in China-by 58 %, and in Indonesia — by 57 %. Note that the Knight Frank forecast was prepared before the outbreak of the coronavirus.
Analysts estimate that the number of super-rich people in the world has increased by 6.4% over the past year to 513,244.
In Russia, the number of ultramagnetic increased by 4% and amounted to 8 924 people in 2019. Experts predict that by 2024, the number of super-rich in our country will grow by another 23 % to 11,019 people. In this case, the indicator will exceed the value of 2014 for the first time.
TOP 10 countries with the largest number of people with a fortune of $ 30 million in 2019:
China – 61 587
Germany – 23 078
France – 18 776
Japan – 17 013
United Kingdom – 14,367
Italy – 10 701
Canada – 9 325
Russia – 8 924
Switzerland – 8 395
According to the survey, 27% of ultrahainets invest in real estate, 23 % — in stocks, 17 % — in bonds, 11 % — in currency, 8 % — in private equity, 5 % — in collectibles, 3 % — in gold and precious metals, and 1 % — in cryptocurrency.
According to Knight Frank, there are now 2,335 dollar billionaires living in the world, 103 of them in Russia. Russia is one of the five countries with the largest number of dollar billionaires in the world.
TOP 5 countries with the largest number of dollar billionaires in the world in 2019:
US — 631