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
iPhone 5S world price index shows it is most expensive in Jordan – and India
theguardian.com - 12/3/2013 10:18:24 AM
Apple's iPhone 5S is dramatically more expensive in some countries than others, but its not until you work out the cost of an iPhone in GDP PPP per capita that you find out just how expensive it can be. Photograph: Kay Nietfeld/dpa/Corbis Apple ...
Richest Countries by GDP and the Poorest Country
Suite101.com - 11/30/2013 11:58:00 PM
Whilst this will have limitations it is a simple way to define the top 10 richest countries and the poorest country. Often GDP is expressed as "per head" to account ... and a number of other South African countries share this category.
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. These solar power by country rankings ...
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
The economic significance of Asia, Africa, and Latin America witnessed a precipitous ... so that as a proportion of GDP per capita in industrialized countries it was somewhat less than 1:5 in 2008. There was a significant catch-up in industrialization ...
Economic boom? India's GDP per capita rank at 127!
Rediff - 12/1/2010 7:40:17 AM
Interestingly, results produced by different organisations for the same country tend to differ ... population of about 300 50 million with a rising disposable income. With a GDP (PPP) per capita of $6,778, China is ranked at 97. As per the World Bank ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff - 12/18/2009 12:38:28 PM
Per capita gross domestic product is an approximation of the value of goods produced per person in the country, equal to the country's GDP divided by the total number of people in the country. According to 2008 figures, Liechtenstein tops the list of ...
World history by per capita GDP
Mint - 8/24/2010 11:56:42 PM
In 1 AD, India’s GDP per capita was $450, as was China’s. But Italy under the Roman Empire had a per capita income of $809. In 1000 AD, India’s per capita income was $450 and China’s $466. But the average of the West Asian countries, such as Turkey ...
Ranking the Caribbean By GDP Per Capita
caribjournal.com - 10/16/2013 9:56:35 AM
... income,” meaning a GDP per capita of at least $12,616). Cuba is ranked as upper middle income (between $4,086 and $12,615). Aruba, Curacao, the Cayman Islands, St Maarten, St Martin, the Turks and Caicos Islands and the US Virgin Islands are ranked ...
How rising riches make a country LESS happy: Contentment takes a nosedive when a country's GDP reaches more than £22,200 per person
Daily Mail - 11/28/2013 4:12:06 AM
Living in a wealthy country doesn’t necessarily mean you will be happier, according to a study. Researchers found that once a nation’s gross domestic product surpasses £22,200 per person, individual happiness begins to nosedive – as the ...
Ten Countries Where People Live Longest
Yahoo! Finance - 12/2/2013 6:26:21 PM
However, most of the developed world is improving ... in these countries appear more likely to be able to afford health care. All but one of the 10 nations with the highest life expectancy at birth had a GDP per capita of at least $30,000 ...
Top Wind Power Countries Per GDP (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/20/2013 11:12:06 AM
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 countries were even in the top 30 last year. I think that’s a good hint for ...
The World's Richest Countries And Biggest Economies, In 2 Graphics
NPR News - 5/29/2012 11:58:52 PM
... the second biggest economy in the world but is still very poor. China, which has a GDP per capita of $7,599, doesn't even show up on the second graphic. It's also worth noting that GDP per capita is just an average. So a country with a high ...