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
Countries spending the most on war
USA Today - 4/25/2015 8:29:51 AM
The economies of these countries were among the world's largest. GDP per capita in six of the 10 countries were among the 25 largest in the world. The United States stands out — far and away — as the world's most dominant global superpower. While U.S ...
Poor Countries Like Nepal Are Falling Behind in Preventing Disasters
Slate - 4/26/2015 7:48:42 PM
As a whole, the world is getting much better at preventing large ... Looking at just the biggest earthquakes, rich and middle-income countries (those with a per capita GDP above $10,000 USD) have reduced their risk of mass casualties by nearly fourfold ...
Happiest and Unhappiest Countries in the World By the Numbers
Skift - 4/26/2015 12:53:32 PM
... in the world according to the 2015 World Happiness Report And here are the least-happy countries: The report also attempts to attribute the differences in rankings to differences in six variables: GDP per capita, life expectancy, social support ...
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 ...
Nepal can't rebuild without the world's help
CNN Money - 4/27/2015 2:54:02 PM
Even before one of the country's major fault lines ... between India and China, Nepal's economy generates only $20 billion in activity per year, making it one of the smallest in the world. With annual per capita GDP of around $1,000, many families already ...
Two days of earthquakes have set Nepal’s economy back by more than a decade
Quartz - 4/27/2015 6:11:29 AM
In all, the destruction could push the economy ... education and per capita income indicators, Nepal ranks at 145, lower than Laos, Congo and even neighbouring Bangladesh. It has the lowest spending power compared to any Asian country except Afghanistan ...
World's happiest country report: Ghana ranks 114
Ghana Web - 4/25/2015 7:57:03 PM
... Happiness Report examined 158 countries and is aimed at influencing government policy. The study bases its rankings on data from the Gallup World Poll and takes into account variables such as real GDP per capita, healthy life expectancy, corruption ...
ASEAN Set To Be Fourth Largest Economy By 2050
Thailand Business News - 4/27/2015 4:24:06 AM
ASEAN is set to be the world's fourth largest ... contributed positively to the ASEAN economy. The prime minister said ASEAN is in the process of building on a strong and consistent record. In terms of per capita income growth, he said ASEAN has ...
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 ...
UN ranks Israel 11th-happiest country worldwide
The Times of Israel - 4/27/2015 3:34:00 AM
Israel is the 11th-happiest country in the world, ranking behind Switzerland ... level of gross domestic product (GDP) per capita, social support, healthy life expectancy, individual freedom, generosity and perceptions of corruption.
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 ...
Switzerland Is The Happiest Country, Study Says
youthhealthmag.com - 4/27/2015 4:27:05 PM
The study based the rankings of the countries on data collected by the Gallup World Poll. Variables such as read GDP per capita, health life expectancy, corruption levels and social freedoms were taken into consideration, BBC News reports. Stated in the ...
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.”
World Happiness Report: United Nations Report Ranks Switzerland as Happiest Country, US Didn't Even Make Top 10 [VIDEO]
ENSTARS - 4/26/2015 6:51:26 PM
The third World Happiness Report has been completed and it turns out that the happiest place on Earth is not Disney World. On Thursday, The Guardian reported that of 158 nations, Switzerland is the happiest place to live based on GDP per capita ...
Middle-Income trap threat still real for China: finance minister
中时电子报 - 4/28/2015 2:21:14 AM
According to the definition of the World Bank, middle-income nations stand between high-income nations with per capita national income exceeding US$12,275 and low-income nations with per capita national income below US$1,006. China's per capita GDP stood ...