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
News media release attention grabbing headlines about trillion dollar debts and deficits. Use country GDP figures to place these scary financial headlines into context. GDP (Gross Domestic Product) is the sum of all output produced by economic ...
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 ... is really 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 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
Do the world's richest nations also have the best living standards? Surprising as it may sound, the answer actually is an emphatic 'NO'. A look at the countries sorted on the basis of their gross domestic product (GDP) at purchasing power parity (PPP) per ...
iPhone 5S world price index shows it is most expensive in Jordan – and India
theguardian.com - 12/3/2013 10:18:24 AM
At £549 for a 16GB iPhone 5S, the UK is 22nd in the world for iPhone 5S – behind ... price in the US or UAE or even Hong Kong for that matter, remember that not all iPhones work on all mobile phone networks in all countries, at least on 4G due to ...
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
According to 2008 figures, Liechtenstein tops the list of countries with the highest per capita GDP. To know more about the other countries ... bordered by Switzerland to the west and south and by Austria to the east. It is the smallest German-speaking ...
World history by per capita GDP
Mint - 8/24/2010 11:56:42 PM
By 1600, that share had gone up to 51.4%, with China accounting for 29% and India 22.4% of world GDP. A hundred years later, China’s GDP had fallen but India’s went up to 24.4% of world output. By 1820, however, India’s share had fallen to 16.1%.
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 ... many Caribbean countries middle-to-high income — which can prevent access to much international ...
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 ... and the leading economies of Japan and Brazil are #24 and #28, respectively. But who are the movers and shakers in new ...