This Chart Reveals the Centralization of Bitcoin Wealth

Bitcoin has been making a lot of news lately. The cryptocurrency shot up in value by over 200% in 2017, making many people fear that the market is in a bubble. Last week, China decided to close its bitcoin exchanges, which caused investors around the world to panic about the currency’s long-term viability. But how many people own bitcoin, and how is the currency distributed around the world? Check out our new visualization.