China has overtaken the United States in number of wealthy


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The first time China has surpassed the U.S. for the most wealthy. This is stated in the annual global wealth report Global Wealth Report prepared by Credit Suisse Bank.

So, 99,9 million Chinese entered the 10 per cent most wealthy people in the world, while in USA this category includes 98.8 million people. While the Americans surpass China in total number of millionaires. In the US, there are 18.6 million people, and in China only 4.4 million.

The study also noted that the US and China, despite the trade disputes, he succeeded in the accumulation of wealth over the past year to 3.8 trillion and $ 1.9 trillion respectively.

The total number of dollar millionaires in the world, according to experts of the Bank for the year increased by 1.1 million and reached almost 47 million people. Their total wealth is trillion dollars 158,3 is 44 percent of the total world state.

Earlier, Forbes published its annual list of the 400 richest people in the United States. Their total wealth amounted to 2.96 trillion, which was 2.2 percent more than last year. The average state increased by $ 7.4 billion.

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