Global billionaire population, by region 2018

This statistic shows the number of billionaires worldwide, in 2018, by region. In 2018, there were 792 billionaires in Europe, just ahead of North America with 750.

Number of billionaires worldwide in 2018, by region

Number of billionaires
Europe792
North America750
Asia677
Middle East174
Latin America and the Caribbean142
Africa39
Pacific30
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Source

Release date

May 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2018

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