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Wealth of top 10 richest women in the world increases by 3.98% in Q2 2024

Wealth of top 10 richest women in the world increases by 3.98% in Q2 2024

In Q1 2024, the combined wealth of the top 10 richest women in the world stood at an impressive $457.1 billion.

However, by Q2 2024, this figure increased to $475.3 billion, marking a significant rise of $18.2 billion, or 3.98%

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers, despite experiencing a 3.79% decrease in her wealth, remained the richest woman in the world.

Read also: Top 10 richest women in the world worth $457.1 bn combined in Q1 2024

On the other hand, Alice Walton saw a substantial 11.45% increase, boosting her net worth significantly and reinforcing her second-place position. Julia Koch & family experienced a modest decline of 1.96%.

Savitri Jindal & family had one of the most notable increases, with their wealth rising by an impressive 18.08%, propelling them higher up the rankings.

In contrast, Miriam Adelson & family faced the largest decrease among the top 10, with their net worth dropping by 12.46%.

MacKenzie Scott saw a slight increase of 0.81% in her wealth, while Jacqueline Mars experienced a more noticeable decrease of 5.58%.

Read also: Meet the top 10 richest women worth $391.8bn combined in 2024

Rafaela Aponte-Diamant enjoyed a healthy 10.40% increase in her net worth, while Gina Rinehart’s wealth rose modestly by 2.32%. Lastly, Abigail Johnson’s net worth increased by 1.02%.

According to the Forbes Billionaires List, here are the top 10 richest women in the world worth $475.3 bn combined in Q2 2024 as of July 3

Francoise Bettencourt Meyers — $88.8 bn
Alice Walton — $79.8 bn
Julia Koch & family — $65.0 bn
Savitri Jindal & family $41.8 bn
MacKenzie Scott — $37.3 bn
Jacqueline Mars — $37.2 bn
Rafaela Aponte-Diamant — $36.1 bn
Gina Rinehart — $30.9 bn
Abigail Johnson — $29.6 bn
Miriam Adelson & family — $28.8 bn