List of countries by the number of millionaires

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This is a list of countries by the number of millionaires by net worth (USD) based on an annual assessment of wealth and assets compiled and published by the Swiss bank Credit Suisse. According to estimates, in the middle of 2021 there were 56 million people worldwide whose assets exceeded one million USD, of which nearly 40% lived in the United States. The total net worth of all millionaires stood at US$158,261 trillion.[1][dubious ]

Regions by number and percentage of millionaires[edit]

List by Credit Suisse (2021)[2]
Rank Region Number of millionaires (USD)
(thousands)
Share of global millionaires (USD) (%) Percentage of millionaires (USD)
(% of adult population)
- World 56,084 100.0 1.1
1 Northern America 23,638 42.1 8.4
2 Europe 15,784 28.1 2.7
3 Asia-Pacific 9,656 17.2 0.8
4 China 5,279 9.4 0.5
5 Latin America 752 1.3 0.2
6 India 698 1.2 0.1
7 Africa 276 0.5 0.0

Countries by number and percentage of millionaires[edit]

* indicates "Economy of COUNTRY or TERRITORY" links.

List of selected countries by Credit Suisse (2021)[3]
Country or subnational area Number of millionaires (USD) Share of global millionaires (USD) (%)
Percentage of millionaires (USD)
(% of adult population)
 United States * 21,951,202 39.1 8.8
 China * 5,279,467 9.4 0.5
 Japan * 3,662,407 6.5 3.5
 Germany * 2,952,710 5.3 4.3
 France * 2,498,473 4.4 4.9
 United Kingdom * 2,490,952 4.4 4.7
 Australia * 1,804,644 3.2 9.4
 Canada * 1,681,969 3.0 5.6
 Italy * 1,479,830 2.6 3.0
 Spain * 1,146,911 2.0 3.0
 South Korea * 1,051,104 1.9 2.5
 Netherlands * 1,039,239 1.9 7.7
 Switzerland * 1,034,918 1.8 14.9
 India * 697,655 1.2 0.1
 Taiwan * 608,997 1.1 3.1
 Sweden * 570,439 1.0 7.3
 Hong Kong * 520,000 0.9 8.3
 Belgium * 514,859 0.9 5.7
 Austria * 346,172 0.6 4.8
 Denmark * 306,823 0.5 6.7
 Singapore * 269,925 0.5 5.5
 Russia * 268,550 0.5 0.2
 Mexico * 264,034 0.5 0.3
 Saudi Arabia * 236,000 0.4 1.0
 New Zealand * 225,487 0.4 6.3
 Brazil * 207,000 0.4 0.1
 Ireland * 181,727 0.3 5.0
 Norway * 176,630 0.3 4.2
 Indonesia * 171,740 0.3 0.1
 United Arab Emirates * 169,113 0.3 2.1
 Israel * 164,899 0.3 2.9
 Poland * 149,120 0.3 0.5
 Portugal * 136,430 0.2 1.6
 Turkey * 115,473 0.2 0.2
 Thailand * 86,216 0.2 0.2
 Finland * 85,114 0.2 1.9
 Philippines * 81,000 0.1 0.1
 Kuwait * 78,650 0.1 2.5
 Greece * 72,367 0.1 0.9
 Egypt * 70,000 0.1 0.1

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Millions of millionaires". The Economist. 2019-10-22. ISSN 0013-0613. Retrieved 2019-11-11.
  2. ^ "Global Wealth Databook 2021" (PDF). Credit Suisse. Retrieved June 24, 2021.Page 119.
  3. ^ "Global Wealth Databook 2021" (PDF). Credit Suisse. Retrieved June 24, 2021.Page 130 features the number of millionaires. Share of millionaires in the population was obtained by dividing the number of millionaires by the number of adults, rounded to decimals.