The Forbes list of the world’s billionaires makes for some interesting reading from an Indian perspective. An analysis of the list reveals the following statistics. India comes 4th in the list of countries with the most number of billionaires (36) having a cumulative wealth of $191 billion. Here’s another tidbit – between them, the Mittals and the Ambanis are worth more than Bill Gates. Who says one cannot get rich in India ?
The following table was generated from the list of billionaires published by Forbes magazine:
|Rank||Citizenship||Number of Billionaires||Total Net Worth ($ Bil)|
Source: Forbes Magazine, 2007 list of world’s billionaires