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
The recession has taken a toll on economies around the world, from driving down standards of living to sending unemployment to record levels. Through it all, however, some nations' people have emerged stronger and wealthier than ever before.
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 ...
pewglobal.org - 5/23/2013 6:54:48 PM
To categorize the 39 countries surveyed into three categories – advanced economies, emerging markets and developing economies – we started with the World Bank classification of countries by income. The World Bank classifies countries into ...
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.
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 ... including Afghanistan and Madagascar, which were estimated to have among the lowest per capita gross domestic product (GDP) of any nations.
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 ...
Sri Lanka eyes per capita income of $4,000 by 2016
India Infoline Ltd - 5/23/2013 9:43:37 AM
Sri Lanka’s per capita income has grown to $2923, and the country has positioned itself to become a commercial hub in Asia in 2016, with a per capita income of US dollars 4,000. The peaceful domestic environment, favourable government policies ...
GDP per capita record masks economic woes, didn’t transform lives: experts
The Global Times - 2/22/2013 4:59:38 PM
"Instead of trumpeting the improvement of GDP per capita, China should be careful of not falling into the middle-income trap," Yuan said. The term "middle-income trap", a concept introduced by the World Bank in 2006, refers to countries stagnating after ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
China: The Morphing Dragon
The Huffington Post - 5/22/2013 6:41:41 PM
As Philip highlights, given the impact of Chinese economic transformation on the world economy, one may expect to feel the ripples of China's economic metamorphosis abroad in the years ahead. The Unhidden Dragon One channel of transmission of China's ...