# Russia - PPP conversion factor

## PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international \$)

The value for PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international \$) in Russia was 15.94 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 15.94 in 2010 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1989.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

Year Value
1989 0.00
1990 0.00
1991 0.00
1992 0.02
1993 0.18
1994 0.72
1995 1.72
1996 2.46
1997 2.78
1998 3.26
1999 5.54
2000 7.31
2001 8.32
2002 9.27
2003 9.87
2004 11.55
2005 12.74
2006 12.64
2007 13.97
2008 14.34
2009 14.48
2010 15.94

## PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate ratio

The value for PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate ratio in Russia was 0.52 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.58 in 2008 and a minimum value of 0.23 in 1999.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amount of goods and services in the domestic market as a U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. The ratio of PPP conversion factor to market exchange rate is the result obtained by dividing the PPP conversion factor by the market exchange rate. The ratio, also referred to as the national price level, makes it possible to compare the cost of the bundle of goods that make up gross domestic product (GDP) across countries. It tells how many dollars are needed to buy a dollar's worth of goods in the country as compared to the United States.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

Year Value
1989 0.43
1990 0.43
1991 0.44
1992 0.45
1993 0.46
1994 0.47
1995 0.48
1996 0.48
1997 0.48
1998 0.34
1999 0.23
2000 0.26
2001 0.29
2002 0.30
2003 0.32
2004 0.40
2005 0.45
2006 0.46
2007 0.55
2008 0.58
2009 0.46
2010 0.52

## PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international \$)

The value for PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international \$) in Russia was 17.43 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 18 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 17.43 in 2010 and a minimum value of 0.02 in 1992.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

Year Value
1992 0.02
1993 0.17
1994 0.68
1995 1.98
1996 2.86
1997 3.29
1998 3.96
1999 6.86
2000 7.56
2001 8.89
2002 10.05
2003 11.02
2004 12.31
2005 13.39
2006 13.63
2007 14.35
2008 15.07
2009 16.60
2010 17.43