Definition: This entry shows GDP on a purchasing power parity basis divided by population as of 1 July for the same year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: GDP - per capita (PPP) map
What is the Richest Country in the World? (Hint: It’s Not America)
The Motley Fool - 6/24/2015 3:18:18 PM
... per capita The most commonly used metric for determining the richest country in the world is Gross Domestic Product per capita, adjusted for power purchasing parity, or GDP (PPP) per capital. It's a metric that measures a country's economic output ...
GDP per capita: The most powerful indicator
BusinessMirror. - 6/29/2015 11:54:56 PM
OUR banking people are lamenting the fact that the Philippines, among many countries ... current 2 percent per annum, one of the highest in the world, to, say, 1 percent to 1.5 percent per annum. This will mean doubling our GDP per capita every eight ...
Unemployment Rates by Country
Investopedia - 6/23/2015 2:07:54 PM
According to the World Bank, GDP per-capita in Qatar was $93,700 in 2013, while in Macau it was $91,400. That wealth helps their standing in the chart, as a country's unemployment rate only factors in those actively looking for work. If you're the 23-year ...
Seychelles Moves to World Bank's Rich List as Income Per Capita Increases
AllAfrica - 7/3/2015 11:25:43 AM
Victoria — The Seychelles archipelago of 90,000 people has been accepted into an exclusive club of 83 nations on the World ... country and people." However, the president also took pains to point out that assessing a country's wealth by GDP per capita ...
World Bank upgrades Kenya to lower-middle status
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation - 7/3/2015 1:13:06 PM
The World Bank has officially removed Kenya from the list of poor countries elevating ... considered in earlier calculations of GDP which used 2001 as a base year. According to the latest data on annual income per capita released by the World Bank, Kenya ...
11 Most Underdeveloped Countries in Europe
INSIDER MONKEY - 6/30/2015 3:29:41 AM
Europe is not all about high class living, fast cars and beautiful faces and here is a list of 11 Most Underdeveloped Countries in Europe ... Countries in the World. Moldova is the poorest in Europe with Per Capita GDP of only $3,800 (Estimates of 2014).
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
In Pictures: The World’s Richest Countries In second place on our ... for nearly half of exports and is the main contributor to its PPP-adjusted GDP per capita of nearly $52,000; the country is also one of the world’s largest gas exporters.
Top economic aide: With right policies, Israel avoided Greece’s fate
The Times of Israel - 7/4/2015 11:56:09 PM
Currently, about 300 large international corporations have R&D centers in Israel, pumping billions of dollars a year into the country’s economy ... According to World Bank data, GDP per capita in 2004 was higher in Greece — $25,837 — than it was ...
World Bank confirms Kenya’s lower-middle income status
Business Daily Africa - 7/4/2015 11:31:42 AM
The World Bank says in its latest estimates of the gross national income per capita (GNI) that Kenya, Bangladesh, Myanmar and Tajikistan have now joined the league of lower-middle income countries ... expanding its GDP by 25 per cent.
China to overtake US economy in 2026; Income per capita will be 50% of US in 2050
finfacts.ie - 6/26/2015 7:02:01 AM
However, income per ... the GDP is an estimate and the PPP is influenced by exchange rates coupled with producing a basket of goods and services representative of consumption in two countries as different as the US and China. Last April the World Bank ...
Dawn - 7/6/2015 1:28:02 AM
The United Arab Emirates, the world’s sixth-largest producer ... The UAE has an open economy with a high per capita income and a sizable annual trade surplus. Over the past 30 years, the country has undergone a profound transformation from a small ...
China has 2nd largest consumer market in the world
Pakistan Defence - 6/30/2015 5:31:22 AM
Reaching the developed nations' levels in terms of per capita GDP would be insane and probably unsustainable. China currently targets a moderately developed society by 2020. Click to expand... This is the overall value of consumption in a country.
Is A Country's GDP Per Capita Related To The Quality Of Its Soccer Team?
The Business Insider - 6/20/2014 6:25:23 PM
Credit Suisse recently examined the demographics and economic conditions of every country with a team in the World Cup. What they found was a huge amount of diversity. Here are a few bullets from their report: GDP per capita at PPP: USA (53,101 current ...
Greece records lowest life satisfaction rating of all OECD countries
theguardian.com - 7/1/2015 2:55:41 PM
countries – the world’s most advanced economies. The lowest average score for personal wellbeing is registered in Greece. It is the only country among the OECD’s 34 not to have seen an increase in GDP per capita between 2007 and 2014. Trust in the ...
How Did Israel Avoid A Greek-Style Bankruptcy?
Arutz Sheva - 7/5/2015 8:20:13 PM
which is a step away from defaulting on billions of dollars in payments to the European Central Bank and the World Bank. In 2004, Greece was doing better than Israel, with a $25,837 per capita GDP (gross domestic product divided by population), while the ...