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2017 Top Global Countries and Cities for Billionaires

United States, China and Japan are the world’s 3 largest economy, with United States’ GDP topping $18 trillion.

The country with the most billionaires is China with 609 while United States is second with 552.  Germany (4th largest economy by GDP), is third with 109 billionaires.

The city with the most billionaires is Beijing with 94, while New York is in second with 86 billionaires.  Hong Kong has the 3rd most billionaires with 72.

Top 3 Countries with the Highest GDP

RankingCountryGDP (USD)
1United States18,036,648,000,000
2China11,064,665,000,000
3Japan4,383,076,000,000




 

Top 3 Countries with the Most Billionaires

RankCountryNo of Billionaires
1Greater China609
2USA552
3Germany109

 

Top 3 Cities with the Most Billionaires

RankCityNumber of Billionaires
1Beijing94
2New York86
3Hong Kong72

 


 

2017 Top 20 Global Countries and Cities for Billionaires

Global RankingGDP by CountryMost Billionaires by CountriesMost Billionaires by Cities
1United StatesGreater ChinaBeijing
2ChinaUnited StatesNew York
3JapanGermanyHong Kong
4GermanyIndiaShenzhen
5United KingdomUnited KingdomMoscow
6FranceSwitzerlandLondon
7IndiaRussiaShanghai
8ItalyFranceMumbai
9BrazilBrazilParis
10CanadaJapanHangzhou
11KoreaItalySeoul
12RussiaCanadaSan Francisco
13AustraliaSouth KoreaSao Paulo
14SpainTurkeyIstanbul
15MexicoSingaporeTaipei
16IndonesiaAustraliaBangkok
17NetherlandsThailandSingapore
18TurkeySpainTokyo
19SwitzerlandUAELos Angeles
20Saudi ArabiaIndonesiaGuangzhou

 

Top 20 GDP by Countries

RankingCountryGDP (USD)
1United States18,036,648,000,000
2China11,064,665,000,000
3Japan4,383,076,000,000
4Germany3,363,447,000,000
5United Kingdom2,861,091,000,000
6France2,418,836,000,000
7India2,088,841,000,000
8Italy1,821,497,000,000
9Brazil1,803,653,000,000
10Canada1,552,808,000,000
11Korea, Rep.1,377,873,000,000
12Russian Federation1,365,865,000,000
13Australia1,339,141,000,000
14Spain1,192,901,000,000
15Mexico1,143,793,000,000
16Indonesia861,934,000,000
17Netherlands750,284,000,000
18Turkey717,880,000,000
19Switzerland670,790,000,000
20Saudi Arabia646,002,000,000

 

Top 20 Most Billionaires Countries

RankCountryNo of Billionaires
1Greater China609
2USA552
3Germany109
4India100
5UK89
6Switzerland77
7Russia68
8France50
9Brazil43
10Japan42
11Italy41
12Canada35
13South Korea34
14Turkey29
15Singapore28
16Australia27
17Thailand26
18Spain23
19UAE21
20Indonesia17
20Sweden17

 

Top 20 Most Billionaires by Cities

RankCityNumber of Billionaires
1Beijing94
2New York86
3Hong Kong72
4Shenzhen62
5Moscow59
6London55
7Shanghai53
8Mumbai42
9Paris36
10Hangzhou36
11Seoul30
12San Francisco29
13Sao Paulo25
14Istanbul25
15Taipei25
16Bangkok25
17Singapore24
18Tokyo24
19Los Angeles23
20Guangzhou22

 

Source: World Bank, Hurun Report, Caproasia Institute, Forbes

* GDP ~ 2015, Billionaire ~2016/2017





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