New Report Reveals Global UHNW Population Grew 1.7% in 2020 Despite Covid-19 Disruption

The ninth edition of this report provides an in-depth analysis of the global ultra high net worth (UHNW) population – an exclusive group of wealthy individuals located across the globe, each with $30 million or more in net worth.


The top 10 countries are home to three quarters of the global UHNW population


Key findings of The World Ultra Wealth Report 2021 include:

  • The global UHNW population grew 1.7% in 2020 to 295,450 individuals.
  • Combined net worth for this population increased by 2% to $35.5 trillion.
  • For a second consecutive year, the best-performing regions were North America and Asia.
  • San Jose (California) has the highest density of UHNW individuals, with one for every 727 city residents.
  • The fortunes of UHNW individuals (excluding billionaires) with ties to business and consumer services grew by 0.8% in 2020 - the fastest among the top five primary industries, while others attached to finance, and hospitality and entertainment recorded declines.

The Wealth-X World Ultra Wealth Report 2021 offers unrivaled insight into this select group of individuals, their characteristics and the constantly changing landscape of wealth creation, making it an essential read for any provider looking to prospect for and engage with individuals in this unique and exclusive group.


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