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, 2014See also: GDP - per capita (PPP) map
20 Richest Countries in the World by GDP Per Capita
INSIDER MONKEY - 7/14/2015 5:00:27 AM
World economics today is more dynamic than ever and that greatly affects the richest countries in the world by GDP per ... capita there are a number of factors to be considered; for example – whether the figures are based on Purchasing Power Parity (PPP ...
World's 10 richest countries, India at a dismal 130!
Rediff India Abroad - 7/20/2015 4:03:13 AM
Photograph, courtesy: StellarD/Wikimedia commons Qatar Rank: 1 GDP (PPP) – 2013: $105,091.42 With the world's third largest natural gas reserves and oil reserves, Qatar is the world's richest country in terms of per capita income. A high income ...
Tunisia ranked 96th poorest country by US report
AfricanManager - 7/24/2015 7:26:04 AM
However, GDP and per-capita GDP are less useful when comparing economies across national boundaries – which one must do to determine the poorest countries in the world – because GDP is expressed in a country’s local currency. According to figures ...
Emerging markets: Redrawing the world map
Financial Times - 8/4/2015 2:55:20 AM
Similarly, on a per-capita income basis ... China highlights the emerging market dilemma. In PPP terms, China is already the world’s largest economy and yet it is still classified as emerging. The country has a literacy rate of 96 per cent, more high ...
Per capita GDP target sparks wealth gap concerns
ECNS - 7/27/2015 12:55:58 AM
Concerns have emerged over whether China's economic growth would be reflected in citizens' paychecks or would only widen the wealth gap, after a senior Chinese official said that the country's per capita GDP would ... the Institute of World Development ...
Fossil fuel subsidies rising in EU despite pledges to phase them out
Euronews - 8/4/2015 2:15:22 PM
6.5 percent of the world’s GDP. Top 10 fossil fuel subsidies per capita for G20 countries, 2013 and 2015 In the US fossil fuel subsidies hit 1,985 euros per American, a jump of nearly 14 percent on 2013 figures. In China, per capita support grew by 22 ...
Dawn - 8/3/2015 1:59:15 AM
Per capita GDP of $7,572 in 2014 was still much lower of that in advanced countries. India’s economic growth this year and next will be better, overtaking China in 2015 to become the world’s fastest growing major economy. Both the IMF and the World ...
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 ...
Egypt is poorer than other Arab Spring countries: Global Finance report
MENAFN - 7/21/2015 3:36:23 PM
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Egypt ranks 109 globally in the world's wealthiest/poorest countries list, with Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capita equivalent to 6,650 per annum, according to a recent Global Finance Magazine report. Egypt's ranking comes ...
What Is Meant By Emerging Countries? – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 7/22/2015 4:08:01 AM
In the words of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), “emerging markets are typically countries with low to middle per capita income that ... weight of BRICS on the world economy is significant: They rose from 11% of global GDP in 1990 to 21% in 2013 ...
Is The United States Still The Best Country In The World? Think Again
Value Walk - 7/31/2015 12:32:44 PM
Areas examined include: percentage of people living below the poverty line, children living in poverty, income inequality, median wealth per adult, happiness, GDP per capita ... to remain a world power. Is The United States Still The Best Country In ...
G20 countries pay over $1,000 per citizen in fossil fuel subsidies, say IMF
theguardian.com - 8/4/2015 4:57:01 AM
World’s leading economies still ... the subsidies are an even higher as a proportion of GDP, such as China (20%), India (12%) and Ukraine (60%). The countries with the highest fossil fuel subsidies per person are the middle eastern oil states, with ...
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 ... these countries had such a high GDP in earlier times was because they had a larger population? That is what is brought out by Maddison’s estimates of GDP per capita, again in PPP terms in ...
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 ...
The World's Top 10 Economies
Investopedia - 2/25/2015 4:24:52 AM
The inequitable distribution of income is present at the global level where the nominal gross domestic product (GDP) of the top ten economies ... its GDP (PPP) per capita of $40,445. The country is among the top exporters and importers in the world.