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
Pakistan's economy is 884 billion in PPP; new IMF data
Pakistan Defence - 10/24/2014 7:49:11 AM
Pakistan's GDP is: $247.9 bn in 2014, $884 bn in PPP. PPP per capita is $4746 in 2014 rising to c.6000 by 2019. Growth rate is estimated at 4.139 in 2014 and is estimated to be over 4% from now until 2019 pushing towards 5.
The 10 Most Livable Countries
24/7 Wall ST - 10/24/2014 6:01:49 AM
Relative to the country’s population of just 5 million, Norway’s economy is quite large. Norway had a gross national income of $63,909 per capita last year, more than all but five other nations. Oil revenue has helped Norway become quite wealthy and ...
More on TPP Transition Period Thresholds: Per Capita Income for the Bottom 80% of People in Living in TPP Countries
InfoJustice - 10/23/2014 4:11:27 PM
Per capita income is one thing to consider when trying to gauge people’s ability to pay for needed medicines, but it not the only thing. Others include a country’s health profile of (i.e.- is the country’s population relatively older than others ...
The show goes on while economy goes down
Business Recorder - 10/21/2014 11:30:29 PM
The biannually-published report said that the region's economy ... countries, Pakistan's population is the fifth-largest in the world at 180 million people (2012) against the world population of 7 billion people, while, its per capita gross national income ...
Climate Equity: A Tale of 4 Countries
WRI - 10/21/2014 2:40:46 PM
Two “slices” in particular—historical emissions per capita and GDP per capita—go out to the edge of the circle, meaning that the country ranks fairly high in those indicators as compared to all other countries in the world. The United States ...
Developing countries participate in half of world trade
Aaj Ki Khabar - 10/21/2014 5:15:16 AM
The report says that since 2000, the GDP per capita in developing nations increased by 4.7 percent and only by 0.9 percent in developed countries. The demand for raw materials, in many cases coming from developing countries, have increased the prices of ...
Foreign Affairs - 10/20/2014 6:52:30 PM
expanded slightly faster between 1990 and 2011 than the median country elsewhere in the world (Norway). Whereas Norway’s GDP per capita grew by 45 percent between these years, Uzbekistan’s rose by 47 percent. Bosnia, where national income increased by ...
Is There a Better Economic Growth Measure than GDP?
Economy Watch - 10/24/2014 4:24:35 PM
The economist, Simon Kuznets, who developed the concept of GDP in 1934, was sceptical, remarking that: “the welfare of a nation can scarcely be inferred from a measurement of national income ... variations in GDP per capita and reported levels ...
What matters more: GDP or happiness?
forumblog.org - 10/21/2014 8:50:01 AM
Since 1990, GDP per ... about income and job security, family, and health. The case to replace Examples of the disparity between SWB and GDP as measures of well-being could easily be multiplied. Since the early 1970s real GDP per capita in the US has ...
Unified Korea’s per capita GDP would Rank 2nd among G20 in 2050: Study
KBS WORLD - 10/24/2014 9:58:02 AM
Economics professor Kim Byung-yeon at Seoul National University, who gave a presentation at the seminar, made a projection that the gross domestic product per capita ... economy. For instance, family farming can be introduced in North Korea and the country ...
Developing countries participate in nearly half of world trade
Page Error - 10/20/2014 9:08:30 PM
The report points out that since 2000, the GDP per capita in developing nations increased by 4.7 percent and only by 0.9 percent in developed countries. It stresses the growing importance of developing countries in world trade; the rise of global value ...
Why our happiness and satisfaction should replace GDP in policy making
THE CONVERSATION - 10/20/2014 11:53:08 PM
Since 1990, GDP per person ... concerns about income and job security, family, and health. Examples of the disparity between SWB and GDP as measures of well-being could easily be multiplied. Since the early 1970s real GDP per capita in the US has doubled ...
Rising Chinese incomes defy GDP slowdown
Reading Eagle - 10/21/2014 10:01:36 AM
which reported the second- lowest GDP growth in the first half, the government last week announced it will raise minimum wages by an average of 12 percent this year. Inequality is the downside of the incomes story: Per-capita cash income of 8,527 yuan ($ ...
Do poor countries really get richer?
The Economist online - 9/18/2014 11:55:18 PM
The average annual per-capita GDP growth rate falls from 2.2% to 0.67% ... In the 1980s, for example, 40% of countries with a per-capita income below $10,000 saw negative income growth. In the 1990s 35% did. (The best period was the 1950s, when only ...
Gold trading outlook: futures hold near six-week high on India demand, global economy
binarytribune.com - 10/22/2014 9:03:09 AM
GDP per capita generally represents a country's standard of living. growth, below the officially targeted 7.5% expansion rate. Although the reading beat analysts’ projections for a drop to 7.2%, it still prompted speculations the government must ...