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 Rebasing: Raise Per Capita Income, World Bank Tells FG
Indepth Africa - 4/8/2014 1:54:03 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 ...
Nigeria Now 26th Largest Economy In The World, And Its Per Capita GDP Is 121st In The World
Channels Television - 4/6/2014 5:24:00 PM
He announced that the current GDP of the country stands at $510 billion, and according to him, this makes Nigeria the largest economy in Africa. Explaining the concept of GDP and how it is calculated, in a presentation on the process of rebasing the nation ...
The Eye, The Needle And The Camel: Rich Countries Can Benefit From EU Membership – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 4/10/2014 8:15:14 AM
One concern with EU enlargement is that relatively poorer countries benefit more from becoming members ... output that Ireland suffered during the Great Recession, its GDP per capita (in PPP) remains in 2014 10% higher than that of the UK (according ...
Kenya Poised For Middle-Income Economy Status
Ventures - 4/14/2014 10:33:39 AM
Its GDP is also expected to grow from $41.6 billion in 2013 to $50 billion. With that, per capita income would rise from $943 to $1,136, which is above the $1,036 benchmark set by the World Bank for middle-income countries. According to KNBS, the outcome ...
9 Countries That Hate America Most
The Huffington Post - 4/13/2014 3:21:10 PM
IMF figures on GDP per capita are given at purchasing-power-parity in order to show real differences in wealth. Data on life expectancy was provided by The World Bank. These are the countries that hate America most, according to 24/7 Wall St.:
Putting on an extra 20%
The Economist online - 4/15/2014 11:29:44 AM
Even a comparatively small rise could see Kenya's annual per capita income surpass the World Bank's benchmark for middle-income countries of $1,036, up from the current $943. The revision would lower the country's debt-to-GDP ratio and make it eligible for ...
Too Much For GDP Rebasing
Spy Ghana - 4/11/2014 1:18:52 AM
The per capita income for instance is a fair idea of ... sector it stills underperforms compared to other countries. World Bank data shows contribution of manufacturing sector to the GDP in Austria is 19 percent, while that of Thailand remains 34 percent.
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 ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff Business - 12/18/2009 12:38:28 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 ...
UAE tops in social development in Mideast
tradearabia.com - 4/12/2014 11:57:45 PM
Until then the improvements in ‘Personal Safety’, between low -and middle- income countries, remains stubbornly limited. The index uses the World Bank definition of GDP: “GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP). PPP GDP is gross ...
GDP Figure: Beyond Belief
P.M. News Nigeria - 4/15/2014 7:40:40 AM
In terms of per capita income, which measures the income per individual, Nigeria is now ranked 121st, from 135, with an average GDP ... after the World Bank classified Nigeria as one of the “extreme poor nations” in the world alongside countries ...
Kenya to acquire middle-income status in 5 months
The Citizen - 4/14/2014 10:50:57 PM
Kenya’s GDP -- the market value of all goods and services the country ... the defining per capita income to Sh97,696 ($1,136) up from a current estimate of $943 (Sh81,758), and above the benchmark of $1,036 (Sh89,821) set by the World Bank for middle ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
It’s followed at No. 3 by the city-state of Singapore, which thrives as a technology, manufacturing and finance hub with a GDP (PPP) per capita of nearly $56,700. To rank the world’s wealthiest countries, Forbes looked at GDP per capita adjusted for ...
Where Income Growth Has Exploded In The Last 5 Years
The Business Insider - 4/15/2014 3:54:35 PM
"While per capita personal income had just about returned to pre-recession levels in 2012, incomes grew far faster in select counties across the country, mostly in Great ... The Most Important Inflation Chart In The World