The richest person from every major country worldwide in 2011

This Ranking shows the richest persons of every major country in the world in 2011. The richest man of the world in that year is Carlos Slim Helu from Mexico. His wealth amounted to 74 billion U.S. dollars in 2011.

The richest person from every major country in the world in 2011, by net worth

Net worth (in billion U.S. dollars)
Carlos Slim Helu, Mexico74
Bill Gates, U.S.56
Bernard Arnault, France41
Lakshmi Mittal, India31.1
Amancio Ortega, Spain31
Eike Batista, Brazil30
Li Ka-shing, Hongkong26
Karl Albrecht, Germany25.5
Stefan Persson, Sweden24.5
Vladimir Lisin, Russia24
David Thomson, Canada23
Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud, Saudi Arabia19.6
Iris Fontbona, Chile19.2
Michele Ferrero, Italy18
Rinat Akhmetov, Ukraine16
Aliko Dangote, Nigeria13.8
Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor, Great Britain13
Robert Kuok, Malaysia12.5
John Fredriksen, Cyprus10.7
Luis Carlos Sarmiento, Colombia10.5
Nasser Al-Kharafi, Kuwait10.4
Sammy Ofer, Israel10.3
Ernesto Bertarelli, Switzerland10
Liang Wengen, China9.3
Petr Kellner, Czech Republik9.2
Gina Rinehart, Australia9
Lee Kun-Hee, South Korea8.6
Masayoshi Son, Japan8.1
Charlene de Cavalho-Heineken, Netherlands7.5
Cher Wang and Wenchi Chen, Taiwan6.8
Nassef Sawiris, Egypt5.6
Carlos and Alejandro Bulgheroni, Argentina5.1
Dietrich Mateschitz, Austria5
Spiro Latsis, Greece4.8
Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen, Denmark4.7
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Sources

Release date

September 2011

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2011

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