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
GDP Counts in War and Peace
bloombergview.com - 11/19/2014 3:17:57 PM
A question I often hear people ask is: Why should we care about a country’s total gross ... Shouldn’t we concern ourselves only with per capita GDP -- or some other more accurate measure like median per capita income? This isn't just an academic ...
What Is GDP? Your Jargon-Free Guide to One of the 20th Century's Greatest Inventions
The Motley Fool - 11/21/2014 3:37:04 PM
What we now call GDP was first compiled by economist Simon Kuznets in 1934, and he would later win a Nobel Prize for his efforts. Kuznets' first reports focused on one of the two calculations -- the sum of national income-- now commonly used to keep track ...
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 ...
GDP Rebasing: Raise Per Capita Income, World Bank Tells FG
P.M. News Nigeria - 4/8/2014 2:51:19 PM
The World Bank has urged the Federal Government to strive to raise its citizens’ per capita income to justify the rebasing of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP). It said that improving on the per capita income in the country would also be in line with the ...
See where personal income was highest in New Orleans metro last year
The Times-Picayune - 11/21/2014 2:32:38 PM
Residents in the New Orleans-Metairie metro area took home about $44,746 in personal income per capita in ... While the U.S. economy is improving and personal income is rising, it's doing so slowly, Lane said. Lane noted the country's 2013 gross domestic ...
India displaces Japan to become third-largest world economy in terms of PPP: World Bank
The Economic Times - 4/30/2014 6:54:15 AM
NEW DELHI: India has displaced Japan to become the world's third biggest ... differs from one economy to another," the report said. In terms of per capita GDP, even in PPP terms, India ranks very low at 127 in the 199-country ranking.
China is world’s largest carbon cesspool
commdiginews.com - 11/21/2014 5:31:36 PM
Carbon intensity measures the amount of CO 2 emissions it takes for a country ... per capita income as the reasons China is given a pass as an “emerging” economy instead of treating it as an industrialized nation. Is it fair to the rest of the world ...
Is a Booming Mexican Economy Sabotaged by its Uncontrollable "Coyote" Revolutionaries?
The Desert Sun - 11/21/2014 5:53:04 PM
With over a trillion dollar gross domestic product, generating a near $12,000 per capita income, equating to a purchasing power parity of $19,260, Mexico's strong oil and rare metals reserve position seemed to indicate an economic takeoff that boded well ...
Top Solar Power Countries (Per Capita, Per GDP, Per TWh of Electricity Produced, & in Total)
CleanTechnica - 6/12/2012 12:29:24 PM
Following up on my three posts last week on Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production, Top Wind Power Countries Per Capita, and Top Wind Power Countries Per GDP, this post includes rankings of the top countries in the world for new ...
China’s economy troubled
Winnipeg Free Press - 11/21/2014 6:43:11 PM
TOKYO — The first Chinese interest-rate cut in more than two years is a stark recognition that the world’s ... reach the $10,000 per capita income level. Xi and his lieutenants, though, should pay just as much attention to the country’s failures ...
2011 International Comparison Program Summary Results Release Compares the Real Size of the World Economies
The World Bank - 4/28/2014 11:53:06 PM
WASHINGTON, April 29, 2014 – The International Comparison Program (ICP) released new data today showing that the world economy ... and estimates of PPP-based gross domestic product (GDP) and its major components in aggregate and per capita terms.
India is the world's third largest economy: World Bank
Rediff India Abroad - 4/30/2014 8:27:18 AM
The world produced goods and services worth over $90 trillion in 2011 and that almost half of the total output came from low and middle-income countries, it said. According to the major findings of the ICP, six of the world's 12 largest economies were in ...
UNFPA Launches the State of World Population Report, 2014
Georgia Today - 11/20/2014 7:34:28 PM
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) launched the State of World ... country’s future income growth. New research conducted for the Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) countries shows that investing in education can lead to an increase in per ...
U.S. Vs. China: Battle To Be The Largest Economy In The World
Investopedia - 3/19/2013 11:53:48 PM
China is forecast to boost its per capita income by a stunning seven-fold ... important economies for the foreseeable future. The World Economic Forum ranked the U.S. economy seventh out of 144 countries in its 2012-13 Global Competitiveness Report.
William Watson: Maybe deflation wouldn’t kill the economy
Financial Post - 11/19/2014 7:21:20 PM
William Watson: The OECD has become a major world policy nag How deflation would ... According to Statistics Canada, real GDP per capita rose 64%, real gross domestic income per capita 72%, and real gross national income per capita 68%.