Richest in the World 2021
Dictionary defines the word Richest as containing a lot of something or people with a lot of money or property. Top organisation like Forbes, Bloomberg etc collate information on the richest category’s basis certain pre-defined criteria.
Lets now break this richest down to various categories as identified by various organisation around the World.
Richest Man in the World
Jeff Bezos, the Boss of Amazon is the 1st Richest man in the world. Next in the list is Elon Musk as per the 2020 updated list published. Here richest is the amount of net material wealth they possess in comparison to those around the world. This information of the Richest man in the World is compiled by Forbes, Americas business magazine and other business houses.
Richest people in the World
Forbes, Bloomberg, and others in its compilation of the World richest, creates an exhaustive list of people around the world who are the richest. It provides real time data and information of the richest people in the World. For a long time, Bill Gates occupied top of the list of the richest people in the world.
Richest Woman in the World
CEO Jeff Bezos ex-wife MacKenzie Scott — philanthropist and author is now the wealthiest woman in the world. Scott’s net worth is now $68 billion beating L’Oréal heiress Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaire index.
Richest Country in the World
Wealth is created every second by people around the world. Wealth created is concentrated with some people and in some of richest countries. The combined gross domestic product of countries where data is available adds up to $116.7 trillion* (2019 data) . Nearly $93 trillion* of that wealth is concentrated among just 25 countries. Qatar get the top most place for being the richest country in the world.
Richest Kid in America
With the advent of modernism, kids too amass wealth at early stages. In addition to celebrity kids, or kids with rich families a lot of Youtubers are also in the list of the richest kids, especially in America.
Inheritance from parents make the children the richest and the top position is to Beyonce and Jay-Z’s children* (Sep 2020 data).
Richest action in the World
Entertainment Industry is one of the top paying industries and we have people across the world who grace the throne for the richest actors in the world. From Asia to America , we have celebrities who have spend years in the industry and are best in their profession and have in addition made wise investments either in Sports and other lucrative areas making them the richest actors in the World.
Currently the top position is held by Oprah Winfrey with a net worth of $3.5 billion (Jan 2021 data).
Richest Family in the World
Though there are a lot of individuals who are rich-which is nuclear in nature, there are a few selected families or as they call dynasties that are in the list of families that are rich. The Walton family has held this position for a while and continues to be the richest family in the World*(Aug 2020).
These dynasties are not concentrated to one region and have families across the world who enjoy the shared wealth in the entire family.
Rapping is a form of music that is famous around the world. Rappers usually also indulge in writing, producing, recording and they also spread their wings to other areas like fashion, entrepreneurs etc. Kanye West is the richest rapper in the World who has diversified into other areas in addition to rapping (2020)
It is evident that Youtubers are significant money makers and Forbes is among the others which lists out the richest Youtubers every year. 9-year-old Ryan Kaji is the richest youtuber for the year 2020. 12.2 billion between June 2019 and June 2020. His channel has 41.7 million subscribers.
Author: Vijayashri Sudhakar
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