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
You can bet on it: the richer we get, the greener we’ll become
The Australian - 4/22/2014 1:37:26 PM
In 2012, the IPCC asked the OECD to generate five projections for the economy of the world, and of individual countries, in 2050 and 2100. They make fascinating reading. The average per capita income of the world in 2100 is projected to be between three ...
Rebased economy and Jonathan’s burden
Vanguard - 4/20/2014 11:05:19 PM
Following the rebasing of the GDP the estimated size of the Nigerian economy in 2013 is now US$510 billion (N80.22 trillion) with a per capita income of US$2,688 ... Nigeria is ranked 153 out of 186 countries in the world. Despite the rebased GDP Nigeria ...
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 ...
How Much Do Countries Benefit from Becoming EU Members?
Wall Street Pit - 4/17/2014 12:46:06 PM
This column presents new results about the benefits countries derive from becoming EU members, using data from the 1980s and 2004 enlargements. There are substantial positive pay-offs, with a gain in per capita GDP of ... of per capita income in a given ...
9 Countries with No Income Tax
Yahoo News Malaysia - 4/23/2014 7:38:20 AM
Its GDP per capita is almost 70% higher than the ... the list of countries with a high cost of living in the world. Just like its Middle Eastern neighbours, Oman does not have income tax. The country also relies on its oil revenues, which accounts for ...
Inequality Matter: Inequality Matters Report of the World Social Situation 2013
Sudan Vision - 4/19/2014 6:34:29 PM
An average gross domestic product (GDP) per capita of $ 2,014 in sub-Saharan Africa ... level of inequality larger than that found in any one country. The income share of the top 10 per cent of the world population increased from around 51.5 per cent ...
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 ...
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 ...
Rebased GDP: Cheerful statistics, gloomy realities
Nigerian Tribune - 4/18/2014 1:10:34 AM
REBASING Nigeria GDP, the first in 24 years is an opportunity for the country to bring itself up ... Nigerian economy grew by as much as 7.41 per cent in real terms in the year 2013. Nigeria’s per capita income has also increased by as much as over ...
Kenya’s capita income to surpass W/Bank benchmark
en.starafrica.com - 4/16/2014 7:21:00 PM
The previous base for calculations of Kenya’s GDP was 2001–prior to the telecoms ... 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.
Ranking the Caribbean By GDP Per Capita
Caribbean Journal - 10/16/2013 9:56:35 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.”
The Curse of Riches, the Dutch Disease, and Social Progress
Econo Monitor - 4/20/2014 11:55:25 PM
The curse refers to the striking fact that many resource rich states, such as Nigeria and Congo, are conflict-ridden basket cases while some of the world’s best performing ... simplest is to compare a country’s per capita GDP, measured in U.S. dollars ...
World history by per capita GDP
Live Mint - 8/24/2010 11:56:42 PM
With their current rapid growth, their share in the world economy is now rising once again ... Note that even Ireland, one of the poorest of Western Europe’s countries, had a per capita income of $615, higher than India’s and China’s.