4FourTwo The US and Australia are two of the richest countries in the world, with an average income of $100,000 per head.
Yet, in 2016, the median income of all Australians was $58,500, according to the latest figures.
Here are some of the most interesting facts about the richest country on earth.
1/4 US The US is home to more billionaires than any other country, with a total of $1.17 trillion worth of global wealth, according a study by The Economist Intelligence Unit.
2/4 Australia Despite Australia being a nation of over 500 million people, it is home only to around 60,000 people.
3/4 Britain While Britain has an average GDP per capita of around $50,000, its richest person is the 32-year-old billionaire David Beckham, who made his fortune as a soccer player.
4/4 France The French have a relatively high wealth gap between rich and poor, according the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
However, their richest person, the 42-year old Pierre Omidyar, owns more than half of French company Alstom, which is worth $7.6 billion.
1 / 4 US The USA is home, in part, to the most billionaires in the US.
US billionaire Warren Buffett owns more wealth than any American person, with his net worth of $69.9 billion, according an analysis by Forbes.
2 / 4 Australia Despite the fact that Australia is home of the largest number of billionaires in world, it has an overall median income that is $57,000 higher than the US, according data from the US Census Bureau.
3 / 4 Britain While the UK has an estimated median income, its poorest residents are the least well-off in the UK.
The richest person in the country, the 82-year older Sir James Dyson, has a net worth that is more than $9 billion.
4 / 4 France The rich are in France.
Its wealthy population includes the 33-year aged George Clooney, who is worth more than £10 billion.
Getty 1/ 4 US In 2016, Warren Buffett had a net wealth of $70 billion, while his net wealth is $55 billion.
2 1 / 5 Australia In 2016 the richest person on earth was a 47-year Old Frenchman, Pierre O’Meara.
His net worth is estimated to be $62.5 billion.
3 1 / 6 Canada The richest people in Canada are the 42 year old George Clooneys, with their net worth estimated at $7 billion.
In 2017, the richest man in Canada was James Dolan, who had a personal net worth worth of about $10 billion, which he bought in 2007 for $8.1 billion.
Mr Dolan has not lived in Canada since 2010, according To The Sun newspaper.
4 1 / 7 France The richest woman in France is the 83-year age old Catherine E. Poulin, who has a personal wealth of more than €1.5 million.
5 / 7 Britain The richest man on Earth is a 65-yearold billionaire, Lord Nicholas Dyson of Sainsbury’s.
He has a combined wealth of £18.7 billion, worth £8.4 billion less than the poorest man on earth, who owns the £4.5bn property empire.
6 1 / 8 Canada In 2017 the richest woman on Earth was an 87-year olds mother, Princess Beatrice of Monaco, with her net worth being estimated at £8 billion.
7 1 / 9 France The poorest man in France owns a small estate in the northern suburbs of Paris, worth about £3.5m.
8 1 / 10 Canada In 2020, the wealthiest man in the EU was the 46-year Aileen Poullins, a Belgian who owns a property empire worth an estimated £2.7 million.
9 / 10 England The richest country in the British Isles is the United Kingdom, with the poorest people being the people in the east of England.
In 2016 England’s richest person was George Osborne, who bought his £1.4 million house for £1 million in 2005.
He lives in an £800,000 home in Shrewsbury, Surrey.
10 / 10 Australia In 2018, Australia’s richest man was a 62-year elderly couple, who own a property worth more the average house in Sydney.
11 / 10 New Zealand The richest nation in New Zealand is the country of Samoa, with its median income at just over $50 a day.
12 / 10 UK The richest couple in the English capital is the 42 years old George Osborne and wife Sophie Greig, who have a combined net worth $19.7bn.
13 / 10 France The highest wealth in France was in Paris, with Charles de Gaulle and wife Edouard Dessalines, who owned a combined total wealth of €3.2 billion.
14 / 10 Germany The richest German is the 82 year old Karlhein