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
The 10 Most Livable Countries Right Now
The Huffington Post - 10/25/2014 5:56:27 PM
The top-rated country, Norway, had the world’s sixth highest gross national income per capita of $63,909 ... on health and education as a percent of gross domestic product (GDP). All data are for the most recent period available.
Bahrain’s GDP ‘double the world average’
Trade Arabia - 10/30/2014 2:30:06 PM
Bahrain’s average Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capita ... almost double the world average per capita which stands at $13,000, reported the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication. Bahrainis’ average per capita income has been growing steadily ...
Dozens Of Countries Take In More Immigrants Per Capita Than The U.S.
ideastream.org - 10/30/2014 1:58:29 AM
Croatia and Estonia — which have an average GDP per capita of $14,295, a third of the United States' — also have a larger piece of foreign-born population pie than the Americans. And plenty of European countries ... to attract the world's fat pocketbooks?
Jamaica vows to stick by economic pledges, minister says
Reuters - 10/30/2014 8:20:51 PM
The Caribbean country signed a four-year ... and freezing wages for government workers have been hard to bear for a population with a per capita income the World Bank calculates at $5,200. While Jamaica has at times disagreed with the IMF about the ...
The Top 10 Countries with the Highest Population in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 10/28/2014 9:10:21 AM
as the measure of which are the wealthiest economies of the world, we can see that some countries such as Brazil, Japan, India, USA and China have the largest GDP per capita. These countries are among the highest populated nations in the world. Yet ...
Mexico: one of the five easiest countries to start a business in Latin America
The Yucatan Times - 10/30/2014 3:27:22 PM
In Mexico opening a business takes 6.3 days, six procedures and costs 18.6% of the per capita income. Mexico’s reforms helped the country climb four sports in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking, from the 43rd to the 39th position.
Is Kenya really a middle-income country?
presstv.com - 10/29/2014 7:28:57 AM
Kenya has been reclassified as a middle-income country after new figures showed its economy is 25 percent ... Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capita, is now $1,246, up from $994. Kenya now meets the criteria on the World Bank’s category for lower ...
IIFCO ranked 1st among world's largest agri cooperatives
Rediff India Abroad - 10/30/2014 3:20:12 PM
IFFCO had the highest turnover on GDP per capita amongst the 1,926 cooperatives from 65 countries that were surveyed for the report. It’s imperative here to mention that the world cooperative monitor is a partnership between the International Cooperative ...
Why Our Happiness and Satisfaction should Replace GDP in Policy Making
econintersect.com - 10/28/2014 7:15:49 AM
People everywhere in the world spend ... 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 ...
Ethiopia’s GDP reaches 1.5 trillion Birr
Ethio Sports - 10/26/2014 5:37:58 AM
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development (MoFED) announced that Ethiopia’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP ... country has registered a rapid and stable macroeconomic growth in that it has managed to increase per capita ...
Divided by shale, only some US states win
Arab News - 10/27/2014 6:58:31 PM
Rapid income growth has catapulted North Dakota up the prosperity league. In 2003, state GDP per capita was ranked just 33rd in the ... Shale has remade the world in the past decade, but it is also remaking the US, reshaping the contours of the economy ...
India's GDP to grow 5.6 pc this fiscal: World Bank
The Week - 10/28/2014 6:18:33 AM
New Delhi: The World Bank on Monday said India's GDP is likely to expand by 5.6 per cent this fiscal ... market disruptions caused by changes in monetary policy in high-income countries, slower global growth, higher oil prices, and adverse investor ...
Divided by shale, some states win, none can rival North Dakota
Brainerd Dispatch - 10/28/2014 3:22:34 PM
Rapid income growth has catapulted North Dakota up the prosperity league. In 2003, state GDP per capita was ranked just 33rd in the ... Shale has remade the world in the past decade, but it is also remaking the United States, reshaping the contours of ...
Europe’s Bold Plan to Help the Environment Could Hurt Their Economy
Yahoo Finance - 10/27/2014 2:05:01 PM
A decision announced last week by European leaders to slash their countries’ greenhouse gas ... Australia has the world's 12th largest economy and is one of the world's largest per capita greenhouse gas emitters because of its reliance on coal-burning ...
Do poor countries really get richer?
The Economist online - 9/18/2014 11:55:18 PM
But, says a new paper by two World Bank economists ... In the graph below, a country that manages to get to the left side of the line has seen real per-capita income improvement from 1960 to 2010. The vast majority are on the left: What is more, the ...