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As the World Earns: 25 Wealthiest People [INFOGRAPHIC]


According to an infographic  from Masters in Accounting, of the 25 wealthiest individuals in the world live in the United States. However there are also wealthy people across the globe.

A few facts from the graphic:

  • # 1 is Carlos Slim Helu from Mexico made his money in telecom — $69B
  • 9 of the richest 25 billionaires made money in tech, No. 2 is Finance, No. 3 is Retail, No. 4 is Casinos and No. 5 is Media
  • Mark Zuckerberg is the 16th richest billionaire in America – see all of them
  • While the U.S. has the most billionaires, Lichtenstein has by far the world’s highest per capita GDP

As the World Earns
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