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
Africa: The Richest Countries in the World
AllAfrica - 9/24/2015 7:16:58 AM
Windhoek — The three richest countries in the world are Qatar (1), Luxembourg (2 ... the best method is to use gross domestic product data per capita. Moreover, Global Finance states that using a PPP (purchasing power parity) basis is arguably more ...
20 Richest Countries in the World by GDP Per Capita
INSIDER MONKEY - 7/14/2015 5:00:27 AM
World economics today is more dynamic than ever and that greatly affects the richest countries in the world by GDP per ... capita there are a number of factors to be considered; for example – whether the figures are based on Purchasing Power Parity (PPP ...
500 Years of : A Tale of Two Countries
Heartlander Magazine - 9/26/2015 5:20:04 AM
Last year (2014), China overtook the United States in gross domestic product adjusted for purchasing power (GDP-PPP ... difference in GDP per capita based on level of development. 1500: In 1500, China was the largest economy in the world, followed closely ...
High-income status yes, what about other qualities?
freemalaysiatoday.com - 9/30/2015 11:01:54 PM
To put things in perspective there are currently 33 countries recognised by the World Bank to have PPP per capita income above US$30,000 ... Indeed, Malaysia looks poised to be a high-income economy in GDP per capita terms in five years time, but are ...
China will have the highest GDP per capita among BRICS countries.
Pakistan Defence - 9/4/2015 4:34:34 AM
Per capita GDP only matters when calculated in PPP ... devoloped countries.So as many other service sector. You can buy oil,iron by actual currency witch is the base of GDP（currency）,not some twisted numbers.In this highly connected world,the PPP ...
The richest and poorest countries in the world
businesstech.co.za - 7/19/2015 1:01:17 PM
Global Finance used a PPP measure to make a more useful comparison between countries. While the USA is by far the world’s GDP leader, on a per capita basis, it is only the 7th wealthiest nation, with $51,248.21 per person. The world’s richest nation is ...
10 per cent global poverty level excites World Bank
The Nation - 10/5/2015 11:53:14 PM
According to the organisation, the world poverty is moving closer to the goal of ending poverty by 2030. Democratic Republic of the Congo With the lowest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capita than any other country, Democratic Republic of Congo tops the ...
Cong. says PM got it wrong on GDP
The Hindu - 9/29/2015 9:30:02 PM
The study assesses economies based on PPP or an estimate of the comparable real living costs across countries by factoring in ... among 177 nations in PPP terms. India’s per capita GDP, according to the World Bank report, was $4,735 in 2011.
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 ...
Here's where India ranks in World Economic Forum's Global Competitiveness Report!
businessinsider.in - 10/5/2015 6:45:26 PM
The World Economic Forum (WEF) earlier this week released its ... The report also classifies economies into five stages of development primarily by taking GDP per capita into account. These five stages are factor driven, a transition stage between factor ...
High income status, but what about other qualities? – K. H. Su
The Malaysian Insider - 10/1/2015 1:39:23 AM
To put things in perspective there are currently 33 countries recognised by the World Bank to have PPP per capita income above US$30,000 ... Indeed Malaysia looks poised to be a high income economy in GDP per capita terms in five years' time, but are ...
Economic Growth Not Likely to Get Us to UN’s Global Goal
Scoop - 9/29/2015 1:20:17 AM
including the number of countries covered, the 2014 Social Progress Index is not comparable to the 2015 Index. *GDP per capita definition The Social Progress Index uses the World Bank definition: “GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP).
World history by per capita GDP
Live Mint - 8/24/2010 11:56:42 PM
With their current rapid growth, their share in the world ... these countries had such a high GDP in earlier times was because they had a larger population? That is what is brought out by Maddison’s estimates of GDP per capita, again in PPP terms in ...
List of Top Ten African Countries By GDP Per Capita
CNN iReport - 8/19/2015 9:07:04 PM
most of the African regions are regarded as poorest ones in the world. However, not all African countries are poor, and there are also some rich nations on the continent but these numbers are far less than those of poor countries.
Top 10 Countries By GDP purchasing power parity
Jagran Josh - 9/22/2011 11:58:53 AM
A nation's GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP) exchange rates is the sum value of all goods and services produced in the country valued at prices prevailing in the United States. This is the measure most economists prefer when looking at per-capita ...