HOW MANY BILLIONAIRES ARE THERE? WEALTH-X COUNTS A RARE SPECIES – 43 IN CANADA

billionaires1There are very few of them, but their combined wealth in 2015 was an impressive $7.7-trillion. The United States leads the pack with 585 billionaires and four of those are in the Top Five. Altogether Europe boasts 806; Africa 41Billionaire count in countries . . . China – 260: Middle East – 165; India – 90; Canada – 43; Turkey – 38; Australia – 30; Mexico – 29; Japan – 27.Billionaire count in cities , , , New York City – 97; Hong Kong – 79; Moscow – 74; London – 68; Dubai – 35; Istanbul – 32; Mumbai – 31.