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
An iPhone 5S price varies by as much as £238 depending on which country it is being sold in. Data: MobileUnlocked Similar to the way the Economist tracks the cost of the ubiquitous McDonalds burger across countries, nations and states ...
Richest Countries by GDP and the Poorest Country
Suite101.com - 11/30/2013 11:58:00 PM
Often GDP is expressed as "per head" to account for the size of the population and therefore provide a comparison between countries. This comparison has been further refined by PPP (Purchasing Power Parity ... here. World's Top Ten Richest ...
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
In the span of world history, the distinction between industrialized and developing economies, or rich and poor countries, is relatively recent. It surfaced in the last quarter of the nineteenth century. In fact, one thousand years ago, Asia, Africa and ...
Economic boom? India's GDP per capita rank at 127!
Rediff - 12/1/2010 7:40:17 AM
Luxembourg also tops the World Bank rankings with a GDP (PPP) per capita of $84,003. The country is known for a stable, high-income economy with moderate growth, low inflation and unemployment. Inflation rate stands at 2.47 per cent. With a GDP (PPP ...
Eight countries where people suffer the most
USA Today - 12/5/2013 11:13:18 AM
In eight countries, 30% or more of the population rated their ... As of 2012, more than 75% of the country's residents lived below the poverty line. As of 2011, life expectancy in the country was just 63 years and more than 1 in 3 children ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff - 12/18/2009 12:38:28 PM
Qatar's oil and gas still account for more than 50 per cent of GDP, roughly 85 per cent of export earnings, and 70 per cent of government revenues. Luxembourg, the world's eight richest city ... as we see for the United States in 2009," explains Simon ...
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
The World Bank released its 2014 World Development Report report, which includes data on GDP per capita. So what is the richest country in the Caribbean Community, ranked by GDP per capita? It’s the Bahamas, with a GDP per capita of $21,280. The Bahamas ...
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 1:20:18 AM
Living in a wealthy country ... GDP per capita level £33,000, the probability of reporting the top level of life satisfaction changes by no more than two per cent. Satisfaction peaked at £22,200, after which it appeared to dip in the world ...
Top Wind Power Countries Per GDP (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/20/2013 11:12:06 AM
So, I’m starting with the total wind power installation comparisons. 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 ...
Ten Countries Where People Live Longest
Yahoo! Finance - 12/2/2013 6:26:21 PM
However, most of the developed world is improving faster than this country. And despite the fact that the U.S. spends vastly more per capita on health care than any other country, Americans’ life expectancy is only 26th highest. Earlier this ...