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A map of the world's billionaires is out! The average age of the wealthy in China is 56 years old. The city with the largest number of wealthy people is _________.

via:博客园     time:2019/5/26 20:39:34     readed:138

Guidance:Wealth-X, a wealth consultancy, recently released the Report of the 2019 Billionaires Census. According to the report, the number of global billionaires (net assets exceeding $1 billion) in 2018 was 2604, down 5.4% from 2017.

In 2018, the largest number of billionaires in the world was New York, with 105 billionaires. The second and third are Hong Kong and San Francisco, with 87 and 75 people respectively. Beijing ranks sixth, with 55 billionaires.

According to the report, there are only 119 billionaires with net assets of more than $10 billion, less than 5% of all the billionaires. But the total wealth of these 119 billionaires reached $2.6 trillion, accounting for 30% of the total wealth of all billionaires.

Source21st Century Economic Report (jjbd21)

Researcher21 Data News Laboratory Wu Guixing

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Asia-Pacific Billionaires Reduced 109

Intercontinentally, Europe still has the largest number of billionaires in 2018, with 792 people. The total wealth of billionaires is $227 trillion.

Or because of the increased market volatility, the billionaires in the Asia-Pacific region suffered heavy losses in 2018, with their total wealth and total population declining at the greatest rate worldwide. The number of billionaires in the region has fallen 109, by 13%, and total wealth has shrunk by 8%.

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The United States, China and Germany are in the top three

In terms of countries or regions, the United States still has the largest number of billionaires in the world, with 705 billionaires, an increase of 3.7% over 2017, but the total wealth decreased by 4.9% to $3.013 trillion.

The number of billionaires in China dropped 15.7% to 285, and the total wealth was nearly 996 billion US dollars, down 7.8% from the previous year.

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New York still has the largest number of billionaires, Beijing Sixth

Overall, billionaires are gathering more and more in an urban agglomeration, according to the report.

In 2018, New York still has the largest number of billionaires in the world, with 105 billionaires, two more than last year. The second and third are Hong Kong and San Francisco, with 87 and 75 people respectively. Beijing ranks sixth, with 55 billionaires.

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The top 5% of the wealthy hold 30% of all the wealthy.

According to the report, there are only 119 billionaires with net assets of more than $10 billion, less than 5% of all the billionaires. But the total wealth of these 119 billionaires reached $2.6 trillion, accounting for 30% of the total wealth of all billionaires.

On the contrary, the number of billionaires in the range of $1 billion to $2 billion is 1391, accounting for 53.4% of the total number of billionaires, while wealth accounts for only 22%.

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Nearly 900 billion billionaires are male

Financial industry has the strongest ability to create wealth

In terms of industry, banking, finance, industry, real estate, food and beverage, and manufacturing are the top five industries that make billionaires. The average wealth of billionaires in these five industries is 3.06 billion US dollars per capita.

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In terms of gender, 88% of billionaires are male, 62% of them start from scratch; only 12% are female billionaires, and most of their wealth comes from inheritance.

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Interestingly, China's billionaires are particularly young, with an average age of only 56, compared with the global average of 66. In addition, 22% of China's wealthy people are under 50 years old, while only 10% of the world's wealthy people are under 50 years old.

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Editor of this issue: Liu Xiang

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