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
20 Of The Safest Cities In The World
The Business Insider - 1/26/2015 7:40:55 PM
As with many European countries, Sweden has universal healthcare ... of 691,518 and is considered to be "upper middle income" with a per capita GDP of US $30,000 to $50,000. It's a major world financial center and houses the European Central Bank.
World Misery Index: Serbia one of the poorest countries in the world
InSerbia - 1/25/2015 5:44:35 AM
minus year-on-year per capita GDP growth, I constructed a misery index that comprehensively ranks 109 countries based on misery,” explained Hanke. According to his calculation, Venezuela is the poorest country in the world, followed by Argentina ...
Economy Watch: US, World Metro Areas’ Economic Growth Vastly Uneven
multihousingnews.com - 1/23/2015 7:58:47 PM
The Brookings report also noted that metro areas continue to power national economic growth, with most of them registering faster GDP per capita or employment growth in 2014 than their respective countries. A third of the world’s 300 largest metropolitan ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff Business - 12/17/2009 11:59:42 PM
It happens to be the 5th wealthiest country in the world in terms of GDP per capita. Foreign direct investment and industrialisation ... account for about 32 per cent of total income. Light tax and death duties make Guernsey a popular offshore finance ...
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. These solar power by country rankings are ...
Moody’s sees Abu Dhabi weathering slowing economy amid weak oil prices
The National - 1/28/2015 9:04:26 PM
Abu Dhabi will be able to maintain spending by drawing on its vast assets and running a slight deficit (forecast to be 1.1 per cent of GDP this year). In the past month, the world benchmark ... and a very high per capita income. Abu Dhabi’s central ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
In Pictures: The World’s Richest Countries In second place on our ... for nearly half of exports and is the main contributor to its PPP-adjusted GDP per capita of nearly $52,000; the country is also one of the world’s largest gas exporters.
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 ...
UAE residents: 6th richest in world, but who'll fund retirement?
Emirates247 - 1/25/2015 3:42:53 AM
The zero income tax salary ... been able to do in our home countries. The UAE’s per capita income at Dh178,351 ($48,597, 2011 estimates by International Monetary Fund), making its residents the sixth-richest in the world, which should help achieve ...
India retains fourth position in world steel order
Firstpost - 1/27/2015 1:20:20 PM
The country steel production was 68.97 MT in 2010 ... at cashing in on the wide gap between output and potential increase in the per capita consumption. Compared to world's average per capita steel use of 225 kg in 2013, India's usage was at just 57.8 ...
Canada has world's biggest tree loss per capita - what would the Lorax say?
CNW Group - 1/15/2015 9:24:02 AM
loss per capita, and loss per billion dollars of GDP. The results from these indicators were used to calculate a final index score for the 12 countries assessed, which collectively represent about 65 per cent of the world's forests and 62 per cent of total ...
UAE targets world’s top 10 in GDP per capita income, Al Tayer says
Gulf News - 4/29/2014 3:30:50 PM
The country’s GDP is estimated to grow to more than ... the country is set to not only increase the gross national income per capita by 65 per cent, but also to make the UAE the safest place in the world, in addition to achieving a four-minute response ...
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 economy is now rising once again ... Note that even Ireland, one of the poorest of Western Europe’s countries, had a per capita income of $615, higher than India’s and China’s.
Building the Arab knowledge economy
Daily News Egypt - 1/27/2015 7:58:13 AM
Beginning on 28 January, Cairo will play host to publishers, authors, literary agents, as well as avid readers from around the world ... of average cost per book over average per capita income is significantly higher in Arab countries, especially in ...
Canada the 20th ‘least miserable’ country in world ranking
Globe and Mail - 1/28/2015 6:55:35 PM
It may be an odd measurement, but Canada scores relatively high as the 20th “least miserable” country in a new global ranking. Venezuela is the most miserable in the Cato Institute’s latest World Misery ... year-on-year per capita GDP growth, I ...