Are you a millionaire ? If yes, then you are in the millionaire club. Am I millionaire? Honestly, it is far too reach but not impossible. Do you know which country has most millionaire ? Let’s read the list :-
Population ; 2 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 14%
As we know, Qatar wealthy come from oil and gas. It is the world’s highest per capita income and made it the country with the lowest unemployment. There were 50,000 millionaire households in Qatar for 2012 according to The Boston Consulting Group.
Population : 8 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 11.6%
The wealthiest country in the Europe. I think most of millionaire has their account in Swiss bank as it is famous banking for richest people. Although Switzerland also face pressure U.S and European Union to reform its banking secrecy laws, they still have 395,000 millionaire last years.
Population : 2.7 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 11.5 %
As Kuwait holds about 7 percent of world oil reserves it is not surprised their people has become millionaire. In 2012, Kuwait has 63,000 millionaire households.
4. Hong Kong
Population : 7.2 million
Percentage of millionaire households :9.4%
Eventhough, Hong Kong not have oil or any natural source but it is international hubs for trade, finance, real estate and transportation in East Asia. Hong Kong has the largest number of billionaires and there’s 231,000 millionaire households/
Population : 5.46 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 8.2 %
Singapore is small city state in South East Asia but their economy is great. There’s about 98,000 millionaire households live in Singapore in 2012 and most of the wealth generated as one of the largest centers for offshore banking and its high tech hub.
6. United States
Population : 316.6 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 4.9 %
As we know, there’s many wealthiest people live in US such as Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, etc. In 2012, there’s 5.87 million people become millionaire in US.
Population : 1.28 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 4.9%
Bahrain had 11,000 millionaire households in 2012 and like other’s middle east country, the main source come from oil and gas.
Population : 23.3 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 4%
Taiwan is a small island that their economy relies on the export of electronics, machinery and petrochemicals. In 2012, it created about 312,000 millionaire households.
9. United Arab Emirates
Population : 5.47 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 4.0%
UAE or most known of their country, Dubai. It growth rapidly as the financial and transport hub of the Middle East. The country create about 60,000 millionaire households last year.
Population : 7.7 million
Percentage of millionaire households : 3.8%
Israel has generated about 84,000 millionaire households in 2012.
More info :- Bloomberg
The millionaire making by their country is good. But it is balance with the middle and poor people? Hopefully, I could join the millionaire club in the future.