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
One chart showing all the world's countries ranked by how big and rich they are
The Business Insider - 2/25/2015 8:49:43 AM
which is one of the most exhaustive research sources on the world's wealth and who has it. GDP per capita (the size of a country's economy, divided by the number of people living in the country) is measured on the vertical y-axis, and population (as a ...
Thailand, Switzerland top list of world’s 15 happiest economies
Live Mint - 3/4/2015 10:43:07 AM
And income? Best of any in the group, at an estimated $67,619 GDP per capita for this year. In what may come as a surprise, the least-miserable country in our analysis ... As for the US, size isn’t everything. The world’s largest economy places a ...
Are African countries rebasing GDP in 2014 finding evidence of structural transformation?
Brookings - 3/3/2015 1:36:06 PM
Kenya’s revised 2013 GDP of $55.2 billion augmented its per capita income from $994 to $1,269, allowing Kenya to be re-categorized from a low-income to a lower-middle-income country according to World Bank metrics.  Effects have implications outside ...
China’s GDP target cut, good or bad? The answer lies in the eye of the beholder
FORTUNE - 3/5/2015 9:44:39 AM
Less so. Whenever China’s GDP growth is in the headlines, it’s helpful to remember that individual prosperity isn’t driven by growth rates. China’s average per capita income remains very low despite the country’s standing as the world’s number ...
Countries with the Highest GDP Per Capita in the World
Silicon India - 5/26/2014 4:14:34 AM
GDP per capita is often considered as an indicator ... Qatar is a country with lowest unemployment rate and has the World’s highest per-capita income country; all this because of its oil and gas resources. The country is preparing itself for 2022 World ...
Quantum jump in GDP, per capita income of state in 2014-15
freepressjournal.in - 3/4/2015 1:24:46 AM
BHOPAL : According to the advance estimates released by the Central Statistics Organisation (CSO) for year 2014-15, Madhya Pradesh is likely to outperform other major states of the country in ... the projections. The per capita income of Madhya Pradesh ...
As World’s Hottest Economy Unravels, Nigerians Feel the Squeeze
Bloomberg - 3/6/2015 4:07:02 AM
Yes, the country was a rising African power and yes, it had become the world’s fastest-growing major economy, but things weren’t quite ... touching a record low of 206 per dollar in February. Even when compared with other oil-producing nations, the ...
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 adjusted for ...
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 ... leading the world with aggressive ...
World’s 15 Countries with the Most People Exposed to River Floods
WRI - 3/5/2015 2:16:40 PM
Roughly 167,000 people in the United States, the highest-ranked high-income country, are affected every year. WRI analyzed which countries have the highest percentage of total GDP affected by river flooding on average per year, and each of the top 20 is ...
Australia Third Best Country In The World For Retirees
International Business Times - 2/27/2015 6:41:29 PM
Australia has been named one of the best countries in the world to retire ... that Australia has high income equality and a strong welfare system. However, Australia scored low in climate change. The country’s high per capita levels of carbon dioxide ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff Business - 12/17/2009 11:59:42 PM
Per capita gross domestic product ... Liechtenstein is one of the few countries in the world with more registered companies than citizens; it has developed a prosperous, highly industrialised, free-enterprise economy. Qatar is an oil- and gas-rich nation ...
Steep prices, Yolanda hike PH poverty incidence in H1 2014
Rappler - 3/6/2015 6:01:34 AM
MANILA, Philippines – Steep food prices and Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) negated the higher per capita income in the country in the first half of 2014, as the poverty incidence among Filipinos rose during the period, the National Economic and ...
Ranking the Caribbean By GDP Per Capita
Caribbean Journal - 10/16/2013 6:21:50 AM
So what is the richest country in the Caribbean Community, ranked by GDP per capita? It’s the Bahamas ... article listed the USVI with an inaccurate GDP. The World Bank ranks it as “high income.”
“Ghana is a deficit country” – Professor
Ghana Web - 3/5/2015 3:46:45 AM
The Professor said the country currently has a per capita income of US$1,500, as its economy grew at 4.2 per cent in 2014 whilst Malaysia has a current per capita income of US$8,000, with a growth rate of 10 percent. He predicted that the growth rate for ...