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
The 5 Richest Countries in the World
The Motley Fool - 5/19/2013 4:29:14 PM
Dubai, the country's largest city, has exploded into a desert metropolis as the nation's citizens have enjoyed top-tier gains in standards of living. The nation's still in the middle of developing, with tourism playing an important role in the ...
Qatar richest country in the world: IIF
Peninsula - 3/14/2013 10:26:40 PM
Washington-based Institute for International Finance (IIF) has reported that Qatar’s per capita GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP) was $106,000 (QR387,000) in 2012, helping the country retain its ranking as the world’s wealthiest nation. The IIF said ...
Changing per capita energy consumption around the world
Democratic Underground.com - 5/12/2013 12:38:19 AM
415 kg CO2 per 2005 $ PPP. As a stand-in for the EU, Germany went from .445 in 1991 to .283 in 2008. So as not to loose sight of who's screwing the pooch with the most enthusiasm, here are a few waypoints in per capita ... to higher GDP growth than ...
Qatar, the world's richest country: Forbes
MENAFN - 5/14/2013 11:58:58 PM
Qatar, which has 1.7 million population topped the list as the world's richest country per capita thanks to a rebound in oil prices and its massive natural gas reserves. Adjusted for purchasing power, Qatar booked an estimated gross domestic product per ...
Country Income Shares in PPP
econintersect.com - 5/10/2013 6:31:27 AM
In Chapter 1, Chart 3 suggests that just three countries (Brazil, China and India) together account for around 30 per cent of global GDP already ... big changes emerged. The 2005 PPP-adjusted per capita income for China in US $ terms showed a 40 per ...
U.S. Vs. China: Battle To Be The Largest Economy In The World
San Francisco Gate - 3/25/2013 11:53:51 PM
PPP is essentially the implied exchange rate at which the currency of one country would ... China: Battle To Be The Largest Economy In The World Copyright (c) 2012 Investopedia US. All rights reserved.
pewglobal.org - 5/23/2013 6:54:48 PM
The table includes for each country the World Bank income classification, the GDP in current prices, and the GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP).
GCC is 13th largest world economy
emirates247.com - 5/19/2013 4:11:55 AM
Gulf hydrocarbon producers emerged as the 13th most powerful economy in the world ... per capita standing at about $30,000 in 2011, nearly triple the global average per capita of $10,000. His figures showed the GCC’s trade with the other ...
10 Countries Where People Fear For Their Safety: 24/7 Wall St.
The Huffington Post - 5/19/2013 9:29:52 PM
Last year, more than two-thirds of all people surveyed said they felt safe walking alone at night, according to a Gallup poll conducted in 134 countries. But in 31 countries, less than half the population felt this way. In Venezuela and South ...
GDP per capita record masks economic woes, didn’t transform lives: experts
The Global Times - 2/22/2013 4:59:38 PM
China's GDP per capita doubled to $6,100 (38,354 yuan) from 2009 to 2012, official data released Friday suggested, reinforcing China's status as a middle-income nation. However, economists cautioned Friday that this rapid growth had not transformed the ...
UAE’s per capita energy consumption among the highest
Gulf News - 4/16/2013 1:40:46 PM
In comparison, the per capita ... and world overall grew by 39 per cent. Due to these factors, energy security has become crucial for sustainable development for all countries, especially the UAE — the second biggest Arab Economy, officials said.
The problem with poor countries’ GDP
Today Online - 5/16/2013 8:07:32 PM
Traditionally, one of the guiding factors has been per capita ... by the country’s population. Yet GDP may be an inaccurate indicator in the poorest countries, which is a concern not only for policymakers or people like me who read lots of World Bank ...
Sri Lanka eyes per capita income of $4,000 by 2016
India Infoline Ltd - 5/23/2013 9:43:37 AM
Having successfully defeated the brutal terrorism that ravaged the lives of the Sri Lankan people for 30 years in May 2009, under the leadership of HE the President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka is now strengthening her socio-economic environment, together ...
GCC is 13th largest world economy, says Bahraini Min.
MENAFN - 5/19/2013 10:34:18 PM
Addressing representatives of the GCC chambers of commerce and industry in Manama on Tuesday, the minister said GCC citizens are among the richest in the world, with the group's combined GDP per capita standing ... with the other countries stood at around ...
Left Behind: A look At Some of Asia’s Poorest Countries
Value Walk - 2/13/2013 8:16:26 PM
To be sure, some countries remain poor because of isolationist measures ... Nepal is also one of the poorest and most corrupt nations in the world. Nepal’s GDP per capita (PPP) stood at only USD 1250 dollars in 2010. Having a small domestic market ...