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
Richest Countries by GDP and the Poorest Country
Suite101.com - 11/30/2013 11:58:00 PM
These figures are regularly reported, especially by the world's richest countries, and these GDP figures provide scale and context for news regarding country debts. They also provide context for country trade figures -- the balance of imports ...
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 ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
If wealth is power, then Qataris have some serious muscle to flex. The Persian Gulf emirate of 1.7 million people ranks as the world’s richest country per capita thanks to a rebound in oil prices and its massive natural gas reserves.
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
the Ireland's GDP (PPP) per capita is at $ 41,278 (Rank 6). Ireland is facing one of the worst economic crises following the recession in 2008. The inflation rate in Ireland in October 2010 was 0.7 per cent. Australia has a free-market economy with high ...
iPhone 5S world price index shows it is most expensive in Jordan – and India
theguardian.com - 12/3/2013 10:18:24 AM
According to data collected by Mobile Unlocked charting sales through official channels rather than on the grey or black market, the cheapest iPhone 5S - measured by simple price - is found in the US at £439.12. That's probably unsurprisingly as it's ...
Eight countries where people suffer the most
USA Today - 12/5/2013 11:13:18 AM
During the global financial crisis, suffering increased globally. According to a survey recently published by Gallup, 14% of the world's population was suffering in 2012, compared to 11% on average before the recession began. In the United ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff - 12/18/2009 12:38:28 PM
Perhaps because of its limited natural resources, Liechtenstein is one of the few countries in the world with more registered companies than citizens; it has developed a prosperous, highly industrialised, free-enterprise economy. Qatar is an oil- and gas ...
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.
Ranking the Caribbean By GDP Per Capita
caribjournal.com - 10/16/2013 9:56:35 AM
The World Bank released its 2014 World Development Report report, which includes data on GDP per capita. 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Top wind power countries in the world, per capita
reneweconomy.com.au - 6/20/2013 11:50:53 PM
In the past, I have created rankings of the top wind power countries per capita, per GDP, and per TWh of electricity production ... China — which many identify as a world leader in wind power due to its high total installation figure — is #19 per ...