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Money and Wealth

The Richest Billionaires in Each Country, 2023

Elon Musk

The Richest of the Rich: Here is a breakdown of the wealthiest individuals in various countries across the globe. Elon Musk currently holds the top spot in America with a net worth of $225.3 billion. Meanwhile, Bernard Arnault takes the crown in France with a net worth of $222.9 billion.

Carlos Slim Helu is the wealthiest person in Mexico with a net worth of $96 billion, followed by Mukesh Ambani in India with a net worth of $90.5 billion and Amancio Ortega in Spain with a net worth of $87.9 billion. The table below lists the richest person in each country and their corresponding net worth.

Billionaires by Country: Richest billionaire in every country

ALGERIAIssad Rebrab4.5
ARGENTINAMarcos Galperin5.6
ARMENIARuben Vardanyan1.2
AUSTRALIAGina Rinehart26.7
AUSTRIAMark Mateschitz40.3
BANGLADESHMuhammed Aziz Khan1.1
BELGIUMEric Wittouck8
BELIZEKenneth Dart2.8
BRAZILVicky Safra & family17.8
BULGARIAGeorgi Domuschiev2.2
CANADADavid Thomson & family56.9
CHILEIris Fontbona & family23.4
CHINAZhong Shanshan63.3
COLOMBIADavid Velez & family7.7
CYPRUSJohn Fredriksen13.5
CZECH REPUBLICRenata Kellnerova & family16.8
DENMARKAnders Holch Povlsen7.2
EGYPTNassef Sawiris7.3
ESTONIAKristo Käärmann1.7
FINLANDAntti Herlin4
FRANCEBernard Arnault & family222.9
GEORGIABidzina Ivanishvili4.9
GERMANYDieter Schwarz48.5
GREECEMaria Angelicoussis5.6
GUERNSEYStephen Lansdown2.4
HONG KONGLi Ka-shing37.9
HUNGARYSandor Csanyi1.6
ICELANDThor Bjorgolfsson2.5
INDIAMukesh Ambani90.5
INDONESIAR. Budi Hartono26.4
IRELANDShapoor Mistry7.5
ISRAELEyal Ofer19.8
ITALYGiovanni Ferrero40.1
JAPANTadashi Yanai & family36.1
KAZAKHSTANDinara Kulibaeva4.5
LEBANONTaha Mikati2.7
LIECHTENSTEINChristoph Zeller2.4
MACAUHoi Kin Hong1.2
MALAYSIARobert Kuok11.1
MEXICOCarlos Slim Helu & family96
MONACOStefano Pessina7.7
MOROCCOAziz Akhannouch & family1.6
NEPALBinod Chaudhary1.8
NETHERLANDSCharlene de Carvalho-Heineken & family14.2
NEW ZEALANDGraeme Hart8.8
NIGERIAAliko Dangote10.8
NORWAYIvar Tollefsen8
OMANSuhail Bahwan2.5
PANAMAStanley Motta1
PERUAnne Marie See Pastor1.5
PHILIPPINESManuel Villar9.4
POLANDMichal Solowow6.7
PORTUGALMaria Fernanda Amorim & family5
QATARFaisal Bin Qassim Al Thani1.7
ROMANIAIon Tiriac2.1
RUSSIAAndrey Melnichenko & family24.5
SINGAPOREGoh Cheng Liang13.9
SLOVAKIAIvan Chrenko1.7
SOUTH AFRICAJohann Rupert & family10.9
SPAINAmancio Ortega87.9
SWEDENStefan Persson18.1
SWITZERLANDRafaela Aponte-Diamant30.4
TAIWANBarry Lam9.9
TANZANIAMohammed Dewji1.5
THAILANDDhanin Chearavanont14.7
TURKEYMurat Ulker5
UKRAINERinat Akhmetov5.7
UNITED KINGDOMJames Ratcliffe22.8
VENEZUELAJuan Carlos Escotet4.4
VIETNAMPham Nhat Vuong5.7
ZIMBABWEStrive Masiyiwa1.8

Analysis by the CEOWORLD magazine found that 77 countries or territories around the globe are now home to at least one billionaire, the wealthiest billionaires in each country are collectively worth $1.5 trillion. The study also found that a nation’s number of billionaires is frequently connected to its economic progress and prospects. The United States, for instance, is recognized for its business-oriented mentality and availability of venture funding, which has increased billionaires. In comparison, nations with weaker economies and limited opportunities usually have fewer billionaires.

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