China's capital, Beijing, has the largest number of billionaires in the world. This has been revealed in the recent list of billionaires of the business magazine Forbes. According to the report, 33 new billionaires were added to Beijing last year. Now Beijing has overtaken New York and moved up from the fourth position to first place.
New York was at number one on this list over the years. According to Forbes' list, the number of billionaires in Beijing has gone up to 100. At the same time, the number of billionaires in New York has reached 99.
2. New York
3. Hong Kong
9. San Francisco
India in third place in the world in terms of billionaires.
According to Forbes, America has the highest number of 724 billionaires compared to any country. After this, China is with 698 billionaires and India is in third place with 140 billionaires. After this, Germany and Russia are ranked. Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos top the list of world's billionaires for the fourth consecutive year. Forbes said Bezos has net assets of US $ 177 billion, up from the US $ 64 billion a year ago.
Elsewhere in this list is Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX, whose wealth rose the most in dollar terms. Musk's total assets increased by $ 126.4 billion to $ 151 billion over the previous year. Last year, he was 31st on the list with $ 24.6 billion.