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
Joseph Stiglitz: ‘GDP per capita in the UK is lower than it was before the crisis. That is not a success’
theguardian.com - 5/23/2015 11:55:52 PM
Nobel prize-winner Joseph Stiglitz is the world’s foremost critic of economic ... His argument is that, contrary to the Cameron-Osborne line, the UK economy is not doing well. “The GDP per capita in the UK is lower than it was before the crisis.
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 ...
Fighting poverty by mobilising domestic resources
Financial Times - 5/25/2015 11:03:23 PM
This year, global leaders could set the world on a path to overcoming extreme ... ONE proposes a guide of 20 per cent of GDP for least developed countries (LDCs) and other low income countries; 22 per cent for lower-middle-income countries (LMICs) and ...
Dawn - 5/25/2015 1:42:03 AM
QATAR, the world’s largest exporter of liquefied natural gas and one of the smaller oil producing countries, has enjoyed significantly high economic growth. It is now one of the richest nations in the world with GDP per capita exceeding $100,000 based on ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
In Norway, which ranks fourth, petroleum accounts 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. Brunei, meanwhile, located on the ...
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 ...
Is A Country's GDP Per Capita Related To The Quality Of Its Soccer Team?
The Business Insider - 6/20/2014 6:25:23 PM
Credit Suisse recently examined the demographics and economic conditions of every country with a team in the World Cup. What they found was a huge amount of diversity. Here are a few bullets from their report: GDP per capita at PPP: USA (53,101 current ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff India Abroad - 12/17/2009 11:59:42 PM
Per capita gross domestic product is an approximation of the value of goods produced per person in the country, equal to the country's GDP divided by ... With an average income of around $42,000, Caymanians enjoy the highest standard of living in the ...
Gaza Economy Nearing Collapse Warns World Bank
Economy Watch - 5/22/2015 2:53:01 PM
Latest news about the state of the world economy. While many may be familiar with the area ... As of 2009, Gaza ranked 164th in terms of per capita income, with the average person making a mere $3,100 per year. This put more than 70 percent of the ...
Ranking the Caribbean By GDP Per Capita
Caribbean Journal - 10/16/2013 6:21:50 AM
So what is the richest country in the Caribbean Community, ranked by GDP per capita? It’s the Bahamas ... article listed the USVI with an inaccurate GDP. The World Bank ranks it as “high income.”
India's government expenditure on health among the lowest in the world
Economic Times - 5/25/2015 5:52:35 AM
When it comes to government expenditure on health, India's is among the lowest in the world. In 2012, at 60 PPP dollars per capita, it was barely 1.4 per cent of the US government's per capita health $ expenditure of 4,153 PPP dollars. Despite having such ...
India displaces Japan to become third-largest world economy in terms of PPP: World Bank
The Economic Times - 4/30/2014 6:54:15 AM
"The United States remained the world's largest economy, but it was closely followed ... For example, people in a country with higher average per capita income may not necessarily have a better quality life than a country with lower average per capita ...
UAE targets world’s top 10 in GDP per capita income, Al Tayer says
Gulf News - 4/29/2014 3:30:50 PM
Abu Dhabi: The UAE has set its sights on increasing its gross national income per capita ... the World Happiness Report 2013 — is right on target for the 2021 Vision and the next seven years are a golden chance for the country to diversify its economy ...
EU envoy urges Bangladesh to prepare for GSP+
Dhaka Tribune - 5/27/2015 7:11:57 PM
The per ... capita income above $1,398 for four consecutive years. Replying to a question the envoy said the EU will provide support including research and development, technology and academic assistance to explore the country’s emerging blue economy.
Forget Its Cause. Fighting Global Warming Is Good For Your Health. Period.
FlaglerLive - 5/28/2015 1:52:48 AM
That is why the World Health Organization ... the nearly 700% growth in per capita income since 1990. But human health is at greater risk in countries that burn more coal. Research for the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate last year calculated ...