The wealthiest continent in the world is Europe. Europe owns just below $33 trillion dollars in assets, making it the richest continent. North America takes a close second, with assets worth $32.7 trillion. More »

As of 2015, some of the world's wealthiest athletes are Michael Jordan, Michael Schumacher, Arnold Palmer, Roger Staubach and Tiger Woods. Each has a net worth of more than $500 million. More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Athletes

As of June 2015, the three richest men in the world are Bill Gates, Carlos Slim Helu and Warren Buffet, with each of these three individuals owning personal wealth exceeding $70 billion. Some other very wealthy individua... More » Business & Finance Careers

According to Forbes, the world's richest person in 2014 is Bill Gates, one of the founders of Microsoft. Gates is one of the world's 1,645 billionaires, who have a combined total wealth of $6.4 trillion. More » World View Social Sciences Economics

The richest kids in the world include teenage entrepreneurs such as Nick D'Aloisio, who sold his mobile app to Yahoo! for $30 million in 2013, Sean Belnick and Juliette Brindak. Several heirs and heiresses are also count... More » World View Social Sciences Economics

The richest country in the world per capita is Qatar. Qatar had a total GDP of $213.784 billion and a per capita GDP of $102,785 as of 2012. More »

France is on the continent of Europe, the world's sixth-largest continent. Europe covers close to 4 million square miles, and as of 2014, it includes 47 independent countries. More »