Where the World's Millionaires Live

By David de Jong - 2012-06-06T19:49:33Z

Photograph by Shane McCauley/Gallery Stock

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8. Israel

Population: 7.8 million
Percentage of millionaire households: 3.6%

Israel's booming technology business is fueling the livelihood of the country's 83,000 millionaire households. Other key export items include diamonds and agricultural products. The wealthiest Israelis are the Ofer brothers, Idan and Eyal, who inherited their father's shipping fortune and art collection following Samy Ofer's death in June 2011.

Data from: Boston Consulting Group and Bloomberg Billionaires