Maps extracts information on changes in household wealth in the 12 months to mid-2016. The United States continued its unbroken spell of gains since the financial crisis, but Japan took the lead this year with a rise of USD 3.9 trillion. The biggest loss was made by the United Kingdom, which shed USD 1.5 trillion in the wake of the vote to leave the European Union.
Change in total household wealth (USD bn)
Change in total household wealth, %
Change in wealth per adult, %