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
The 15 Happiest Economies in the World
Bloomberg - 3/4/2015 12:41:49 AM
And income? Best of any in the group, at an estimated $67,619 GDP per capita for this year. In what may come as a surprise, the least-miserable country in our analysis ... As for the U.S., size isn't everything. The world's largest economy places a not ...
Are African countries rebasing GDP in 2014 finding evidence of structural transformation?
Brookings - 3/3/2015 1:36:06 PM
Kenya’s revised 2013 GDP of $55.2 billion augmented its per capita income from $994 to $1,269, allowing Kenya to be re-categorized from a low-income to a lower-middle-income country according to World Bank metrics.  Effects have implications outside ...
China’s GDP target cut, good or bad? The answer lies in the eye of the beholder
FORTUNE - 3/5/2015 9:44:39 AM
Less so. Whenever China’s GDP growth is in the headlines, it’s helpful to remember that individual prosperity isn’t driven by growth rates. China’s average per capita income remains very low despite the country’s standing as the world’s number ...
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 ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
And the United Arab Emirates looks to its oil and gas for about 25% of its GDP, which is nearly $47,500 per capita (PPP). In Pictures: The World’s Richest Countries Other well-heeled countries benefiting at least in part from natural resources are ...
Quantum jump in GDP, per capita income of state in 2014-15
freepressjournal.in - 3/4/2015 1:24:46 AM
BHOPAL : According to the advance estimates released by the Central Statistics Organisation (CSO) for year 2014-15, Madhya Pradesh is likely to outperform other major states of the country in ... the projections. The per capita income of Madhya Pradesh ...
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 ...
“Ghana is a deficit country” – Professor
Ghana Web - 3/5/2015 3:46:45 AM
The Professor said the country currently has a per capita income of US$1,500, as its economy grew at 4.2 per cent in 2014 whilst Malaysia has a current per capita income of US$8,000, with a growth rate of 10 percent. He predicted that the growth rate for ...
Australia Third Best Country In The World For Retirees
International Business Times - 2/27/2015 6:41:29 PM
Australia has been named one of the best countries in the world to retire ... that Australia has high income equality and a strong welfare system. However, Australia scored low in climate change. The country’s high per capita levels of carbon dioxide ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff Business - 12/17/2009 11:59:42 PM
Per capita gross domestic product ... 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-rich nation ...
World Bank denies report on Malawi's global poverty position
Xinhua News Agency - 2/26/2015 2:14:50 AM
World Bank releases World Development Indicators (WDI), which among other data sources include statistics on Gross Domestic Production (GDP ... of income per capita," explains the Bank in its release. "Comparisons of living standards across countries ...
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.”
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 ...
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
NEW DELHI: India has displaced Japan to become the world's third biggest ... differs from one economy to another," the report said. In terms of per capita GDP, even in PPP terms, India ranks very low at 127 in the 199-country ranking.
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 ...