In the past, many countries followed a gold standard monetary system, where currency has a value directly linked to gold. While the gold standard was abandoned in the 1970s, may countries throughout the world still hold gold reserves.

This graphic courtesy of Madison Trust Company visualizes the countries around the world  that have the most gold in reserve. Which is most surprising to you?

[Click here for full size version]

Which World Countries Have the Most Gold?

David Wallace

David Wallace

David Wallace is a search & social media marketer who lives in Ahwatukee Arizona with his lovely wife. Interests & hobbies include all things Disney, roller coasters, musicianship and Christianity.

Share On Social Media