In One Chart: All the $1 billion unicorns around the world, in one map

Everybody knows all about Uber and SpaceX, two multibillion-dollar private companies poised to forever change the world and enrich those fortunate enough to hop aboard for the ride in the early stages.

But, in the U.S., there are more than 100 of these so-called unicorns — private companies and startups fetching a valuation in excess of $1 billion — including plenty you probably haven’t heard of. Then there are still more to be found in China, India, Germany and South Korea.

Cost-estimating website HowMuch.net gathered data from a recent CB Insights report to create this visual tour of the world’s top unicorns:

As you can see, the bigger the circle, the more valuable the company.

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