Forbes World’s Billionaires List: The Richest in 2022
87 fewer than a year ago. They’re worth a collective $12.7 trillion—$400 billion less than in 2021.
The most dramatic drops have occurred in Russia, where there are 34 fewer billionaires than last year following Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, and China, where a government crackdown on tech companies has led to 87 fewer Chinese billionaires on the list. We used stock prices and exchange rates from March 11, 2022 to calculate net worths.
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