The 10 Countries Gaining the Most Millionaires

The biggest mover was Russia, growing nearly 20 percent after declining a bit in 2015.

The global high-net-worth population continued its upward trend last year, with some notable nations reversing downward trends. According to CapGemini’s recently released World Wealth Report 2017, the HNW population grew by 7.5 percent from 2015 to 2016 and their total wealth increased by 8.2 percent over that same period.

This strong growth continues to push the HNW population toward breaking the $100 trillion mark in total assets, which CapGemini predicts will happen by 2025.

Among individual countries, the biggest mover was Russia, growing nearly 20 percent after declining a bit in 2015, but they were by no means alone. Here are the 10 countries gaining the most millionaires.

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