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These Are 17 Countries With Just One Billionaire, 2019

Issad Rebrab

There are about 2,153 billionaires in the world, unsurprisingly, the United States is home to a large number of billionaires. However, there are 17 countries — including Georgia, Iceland, and Liechtenstein — with just 1 billionaire in 2019.

Here are 17 countries that have only one billionaire:

  1. Algeria
    Issad Rebrab
    Net Worth: $3.8 billion
  2. Angola
    Isabel dos Santos
    Net Worth: $2.2 billion
  3. Eswatini
    Nathan Kirsh
    Net Worth: $5.3 billion
  4. Georgia
    Bidzina Ivanishvili
    Net Worth: $4.9 billion
  5. Guernsey
    Stephen Lansdown
    Net Worth: $2.3 billion
  6. Hungary
    Sandor Csanyi
    Net Worth: $1.1 billion
  7. Iceland
    Thor Bjorgolfsson
    Net Worth: $2.3 billion
  8. Kuwait
    Kutayba Alghanim
    Net Worth: $1.4 billion
  9. Liechtenstein
    Christoph Zeller
    Net Worth: $3 billion
  10. Macau
    Hoi Kin Hong
    Net Worth: $2 billion
  11. Nepal
    Binod Chaudhary
    Net Worth: $1.7 billion
  12. Portugal
    Maria Fernanda Amorim
    Net Worth: $4.9 billion
  13. Qatar
    Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani
    Net Worth: $1.3 billion
  14. Romania
    Ion Tiriac
    Net Worth: $1.1 billion
  15. Slovakia
    Ivan Chrenko
    Net Worth: $1.6 billion
  16. Tanzania
    Mohammed Dewji
    Net Worth: $1.9 billion
  17. Zimbabwe
    Strive Masiyiwa
    Net Worth: $2.7 billion

Here are 17 countries that have only one billionaire

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Ryan Miller
Ryan serves as a senior editor and head of research and data analytics at CEOWORLD magazine. During his five-year tenure at CEOWORLD magazine, he has employed his expertise in data science across several roles. Ryan was previously responsible for data modelling and analytics, as well as secondary research, on the CEOWORLD magazine Custom Research team. Prior to that, Ryan was the ultra-high net worth (UHNW) valuations subject matter expert at CEOWORLD magazine, mentoring research teams in valuations’ techniques, and was involved in product development for ultra high net worth (UHNW) and high net worth (HNW) dossier creation, currently heading research operations in the company’s New York office. Write at