List of the richest royals
This is a list of the richest royals by their personal net worth, excluding properties held by the state, government or Crown, and is listed in U.S. dollars for simple comparison purposes, based on estimates published by Forbes.
|Rank||Name||Title||Residence||Net worth||Source of wealth|
|1||Bhumibol Adulyadej||King of Thailand (died 2016)||Thailand||billion (April 2011)$30.0||Investments derived from the Bureau of the Crown Property.|
|2||Hassanal Bolkiah||Sultan of Brunei||Brunei||billion (April 2011)$20.0||Profits from oil and gas industry.|
|3||Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud||King of Saudi Arabia (died 2015)||Saudi Arabia||billion (April 2011)$18.0||Profits from oil industry.|
|4||Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan||President of the United Arab Emirates |
Emir of Abu Dhabi
|United Arab Emirates||billion (April 2011)$15.0||Investments from the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.|
|5||Mohammed VI||King of Morocco||Morocco||billion (2015)$5.7||Investments in SNI and Siger Holdings.|
|6||Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum||Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates |
Emir Sheikh of Dubai
|United Arab Emirates||billion (April 2011)$4.5||Majority share of Dubai Holding and investments from the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.|
|7||Hans Adam II||Prince of Liechtenstein||Liechtenstein||billion (April 2011)$3.5||Holdings in the Prince of Liechtenstein Foundation.|
|8||Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani||Emir of Qatar (as of 2011, abdicated 2013)||Qatar||billion (April 2011)$2.4||From various enterprises.|
|9||Albert II||Prince of Monaco||Monaco||billion (April 2011)$1.0||Various enterprises, including casinos.|
|10||Karim al-Hussayni||Aga Khan IV||France||million (July 2010)$800||From various enterprises.|
|11||Qaboos bin Said al Said||Sultan of Oman||Oman||million (July 2010)$700||From various enterprises.|
|12||Elizabeth II||Queen of the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth realms (etc..)||United Kingdom||million (April 2011)$450||From property, jewellery and other assets. See Finances of the British Royal Family.|
|13||Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah||Emir of Kuwait||Kuwait||million (July 2010)$350||From various enterprises.|
|14||Beatrix||Queen of the Netherlands (as of 2011, abdicated 2013)||Netherlands||million (April 2011)$200||Holdings in Royal Dutch Shell.|
|15||Mswati III||King of Swaziland||Swaziland||million (July 2010)$100||From various enterprises.|
- "In Pictures: The World's Richest Royals." Forbes. July 7, 2010. 29 April 2011.
- "Report: The World's Richest Royals." Forbes. April 29, 2011.