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
iPhone 5S world price index shows it is most expensive in Jordan – and India
theguardian.com - 12/3/2013 10:18:24 AM
Apple's iPhone 5S is dramatically more expensive in some countries than others, but its not until you work out the cost of an iPhone in GDP PPP per capita that you find out just how expensive it can be. Photograph: Kay Nietfeld/dpa/Corbis Apple ...
Richest Countries by GDP and the Poorest Country
Suite101.com - 11/30/2013 11:58:00 PM
World's Top Ten Richest Countries by PPP It is clear from the above ... Japan 72.7; 70. Russia 29.8. The poorest country by this measure is Congo-Kinshasa and a number of other South African countries share this category. Source: The Economist ...
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 ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
If wealth is power, then Qataris have some serious muscle ... an airport and a railway network, all with an eye to making the country a better host for businesses and the 2022 World Cup. In second place on our list is the mighty minnow ...
Developing countries in the world economy
blog.oup.com - 10/16/2013 7:19:06 AM
In the span of world history, the distinction between industrialized and developing economies, or rich and poor countries, is relatively recent. It surfaced in the last quarter of the nineteenth century. In fact, one thousand years ago, Asia, Africa and ...
Economic boom? India's GDP per capita rank at 127!
Rediff - 12/1/2010 7:40:17 AM
India with a per capita GDP of $3,015 has one of the lowest ranks at 127, according to the IMF ... China, the most populous nations in the world with over 1.3 billion people had an average economic growth of over 9.5 per cent for the past 26 years.
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff - 12/18/2009 12:38:28 PM
Per capita gross ... is a country located on the north coast of the island of Borneo, in Southeast Asia. Brunei has one of the world's fastest growing gross domestic product at purchasing power parity. This small, wealthy economy is a mixture of foreign ...
World history by per capita GDP
Mint - 8/24/2010 11:56:42 PM
Note that even Ireland, one of the poorest of Western Europe’s countries, had a per capita income of ... India’s per capita GDP ( in 1990 dollars, PPP terms) was $2,975, slightly more than one-third of the world average of $7,614.
How rising riches make a country LESS happy: Contentment takes a nosedive when a country's GDP reaches more than £22,200 per person
Daily Mail - 11/28/2013 1:20:18 AM
Living in a wealthy country doesn’t necessarily mean you will be happier, according to a study. Researchers found that once a nation’s gross domestic product surpasses £22,200 per person, individual happiness begins to nosedive – as the ...
Ranking the Caribbean By GDP Per Capita
caribjournal.com - 10/16/2013 9:56:35 AM
So what is the richest country in the Caribbean Community, ranked by GDP per capita? It’s the Bahamas, with a GDP per capita of $21,280. The Bahamas is followed by Puerto Rico, which has a GDP per capita of around $18,000. Trinidad and Tobago is next at ...
Top Wind Power Countries Per GDP (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/20/2013 11:12:06 AM
So, I’m starting with the total wind power installation comparisons. Here are two charts and a table showing leading countries for total installed wind power capacity per GDP: However, Nicaragua and Romania were new to the top 10. Neither of those ...
Ten Countries Where People Live Longest
Yahoo! Finance - 12/2/2013 6:26:21 PM
Life expectancy in the U.S. has risen in the past few decades. While in 1970 life expectancy at birth was 70.9 years, it rose to 78.7 year by 2011. However, most of the developed world is improving faster than this country. And despite the fact ...
The World's Richest Countries And Biggest Economies, In 2 Graphics
NPR News - 5/29/2012 11:58:52 PM
Gross Domestic Product — GDP — may have its limits. But it's a useful, broad measure for looking at national economies. It's basically the total dollar value of all of the goods and services a country produces in a year. Having a very large ...