Per Capita Income: Meet The Wealthiest Nation In The World

March 21, 2013 12:20 pm

By one measure at least: per capita income. We spotted this stat today, that Singapore has the highest per capita income in the world, with folks clocking in $56,532 in per capita income every year. Norway, US, Hong Kong and Switzerland are next, in that order. (Source)

By the year 2050, Singapore’s per capita income is projected to reach $137,710 making it the richest country by that measure, by a wide margin. We already knew that more than 15 percent of Singapore households are millionaire households. And pretty soon, every fifth person in Singapore would be a millionaire.

Long story short, move to Singapore. You stand a better chance of hitting that million dollar benchmark.

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