The world’s billionaires in 2016

„There are 1,810 billionaires in the world, with an aggregate net worth of $6.5 trillion, according to the 2016 Forbes list of the world’s richest people. This is a snapshot of the countries with the most billionaire citizens, taken on Feb. 12, along with their aggregate net worth and the richest individual in each country. “ – Forbes Here are the „top 25 countries with the most billionaires“: To see the detailed tables and lists about the world’s billionaires visit: forbes.com Data source: www.forbes.com//2016/03/08/the-25-countries-with-the-most-billionaires

GDP (per capita) growth in 2014

Definition of GDP Growth: „Annual percentage growth rate of GDP at market prices based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2005 U.S. dollars. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources.“ – The World Bank GDP growth worldwide in 2014: Statistical concept and methodology: „Gross domestic…

Life Expectancy at birth – 2014

Definition of life expectancy at birth: „Life expectancy at birth indicates the number of years a newborn infant would live if prevailing patterns of mortality at the time of its birth were to stay the same throughout its life.“ – The World Bank Statistical concept and methodology: „Life expectancy at birth used here is the average number of years a newborn is expected to live if mortality patterns at the time of its birth remain constant in the future. It reflects the overall mortality level of a population, and summarizes the…

Adjusted net national income per capita 2014

Definition of adjusted net national income: „Adjusted net national income is GNI minus consumption of fixed capital and natural resources depletion.“ – World Bank  Statistical concept and methodology: „Adjusted net national income complements gross national income (GNI) in assessing economic progress (Hamilton and Ley 2010) by providing a broader measure of national income that accounts for the depletion of natural resources. Adjusted net national income is calculated by subtracting from GNI a charge for the consumption of fixed capital (a calculation thatyields net national income) and for the depletion of natural resources. The deduction for the depletion…