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, 2012See also: GDP - per capita (PPP) map
Richest Countries by GDP and the Poorest Country
Suite101.com - 12/5/2013 11:59:14 PM
Canada 83.5; 21. Australia ... It is clear that the top 10 countries by GDP have enormous economies measured in trillions of dollars, with the US being clearly the largest and presumably the richest country. These GDP figures provide context ...
Top Solar Power Countries Per Capita & Per GDP (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/26/2013 1:35:19 PM
–> Update: Also see the new top solar power countries vs top US solar states rankings. Following up on my top solar power state rankings, below are rankings of the top solar power countries per capita and per GDP. These solar power by country rankings ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
It’s followed at No. 3 by the city-state of Singapore, which thrives as a technology, manufacturing and finance hub with a GDP (PPP) per capita of nearly $56,700. To rank the world’s wealthiest countries, Forbes looked at GDP per capita ...
Economic boom? India's GDP per capita rank at 127!
Rediff - 12/1/2010 7:40:17 AM
Do the world's richest nations also have the best living ... As per the World Bank ranking, it stands at 83 with GDP (PPP) per capita of $6,838. China, the most populous nations in the world with over 1.3 billion people had an average economic growth ...
Developing countries in the world economy
blog.oup.com - 10/16/2013 7:19:06 AM
In the span of world history, the distinction between industrialized and developing economies, or rich and poor countries, is relatively recent. It surfaced in the last quarter of the nineteenth century. In fact, one thousand years ago, Asia, Africa and ...
iPhone 5S world price index shows it is most expensive in Jordan – and India
theguardian.com - 12/3/2013 10:18:24 AM
However, the most expensive iPhone 5S in the world, at least in pounds sterling ... how much wealth the average person generates in each country. Ranging from just 0.76% of GDP PPP per capita in Qatar, the iPhone costs locals a colossal 22.3% ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff - 12/18/2009 12:38:28 PM
It happens to be the 5th wealthiest country in the world in terms of GDP per capita. Foreign direct investment and industrialisation have created a robust economy focused on industry, education and urban planning. In 2009, the Economist Intelligence Unit ...
World history by per capita GDP
Mint - 8/24/2010 11:56:42 PM
Note that even Ireland, one of the poorest of Western Europe’s countries, had a per capita income of ... India’s per capita GDP ( in 1990 dollars, PPP terms) was $2,975, slightly more than one-third of the world average of $7,614.
Ranking the Caribbean By GDP Per Capita
caribjournal.com - 10/16/2013 9:56:35 AM
The World Bank released its 2014 World Development Report report, which includes data on GDP per capita. So what is the richest country in the Caribbean Community, ranked by GDP per capita? It’s the Bahamas, with a GDP per capita of $21,280. The Bahamas ...
Eight countries where people suffer the most
USA Today - 12/5/2013 11:13:18 AM
In many of the countries with highest levels of suffering, however, war does not appear to be a key factor. According to Gallup Analyst Jan Sonnenschein, suffering can be traced to extreme dissatisfaction with the local governments. "In Bulgaria ...
The World's Richest Countries And Biggest Economies, In 2 Graphics
NPR News - 5/29/2012 11:58:52 PM
A better measure for looking at the wealth or poverty of a nation's citizens is GDP per capita (adjusted for the fact that $1 buys more in some countries than in others). Here are all the countries in the world with GDP per capita over $15,000 a ...
Top Wind Power Countries Per GDP (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/20/2013 11:12:06 AM
So, I’m starting with the total wind power installation comparisons. Here are two charts and a table showing leading countries for total installed wind power capacity per GDP: However, Nicaragua and Romania were new to the top 10. Neither of those ...
Top wind power countries in the world, per capita
reneweconomy.com.au - 6/20/2013 11:50:53 PM
In the past, I have created rankings of the top wind power countries per capita, per GDP, and per TWh of electricity production ... China — which many identify as a world leader in wind power due to its high total installation figure — is #19 per ...