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
20 Of The Safest Cities In The World
The Business Insider - 1/26/2015 7:40:55 PM
Like many European countries, Sweden has universal healthcare ... of 691,518 and is considered to be “upper middle income” with a per capita GDP of US $30,000 to $50,000. It’s a major world financial center and houses the European Central Bank.
World Misery Index: Serbia one of the poorest countries in the world
InSerbia - 1/25/2015 5:44:35 AM
minus year-on-year per capita GDP growth, I constructed a misery index that comprehensively ranks 109 countries based on misery,” explained Hanke. According to his calculation, Venezuela is the poorest country in the world, followed by Argentina ...
The 29 Most Miserable Countries In The World
Yahoo Finance - 1/23/2015 7:44:28 PM
Venezuela, is again, the most miserable nation in the world ... on-year per capita GDP growth to determine "misery." Over the last year,, Venezuela's misery score jumped by nearly 27 points to 106.03 — which puts the Latin American country almost ...
India retains fourth position in world steel order
Firstpost - 1/27/2015 10:42:51 AM
The country steel production was 68.97 MT in 2010 ... at cashing in on the wide gap between output and potential increase in the per capita consumption. Compared to world's average per capita steel use of 225 kg in 2013, India's usage was at just 57.8 ...
Economy Watch: US, World Metro Areas’ Economic Growth Vastly Uneven
multihousingnews.com - 1/23/2015 7:58:47 PM
The Brookings report also noted that metro areas continue to power national economic growth, with most of them registering faster GDP per capita or employment growth in 2014 than their respective countries. A third of the world’s 300 largest metropolitan ...
Countries with the Highest GDP Per Capita in the World
Silicon India - 5/26/2014 4:14:34 AM
GDP per capita is often considered as an indicator ... Qatar is a country with lowest unemployment rate and has the World’s highest per-capita income country; all this because of its oil and gas resources. The country is preparing itself for 2022 World ...
UAE residents: 6th richest in world, but who'll fund retirement?
Emirates247 - 1/25/2015 3:42:53 AM
The zero income tax salary ... been able to do in our home countries. The UAE’s per capita income at Dh178,351 ($48,597, 2011 estimates by International Monetary Fund), making its residents the sixth-richest in the world, which should help achieve ...
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 are ...
Building the Arab knowledge economy
Daily News Egypt - 1/27/2015 7:58:13 AM
Beginning on 28 January, Cairo will play host to publishers, authors, literary agents, as well as avid readers from around the world ... of average cost per book over average per capita income is significantly higher in Arab countries, especially in ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
The Persian Gulf emirate of 1.7 million people ranks as the world’s richest country per capita thanks ... of natural gas in the world, and it has invested heavily in infrastructure to liquefy and export it, as well as to diversify its economy, without ...
Countries with highest per capita GDP
Rediff Business - 12/17/2009 11:59:42 PM
It happens to be the 5th wealthiest country in the world in terms of GDP per capita. Foreign direct investment and industrialisation ... account for about 32 per cent of total income. Light tax and death duties make Guernsey a popular offshore finance ...
Tampa climbs 30 places in world metro economy rankings
The Tampa Tribune - 1/23/2015 5:32:38 AM
Cities in the developing world, especially China, dominated the top of the annual economic rankings of 300 cities worldwide by the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase. One exception: Bangkok, Thailand, came in last, its economy wrecked by political ...
KSA economy blossomed under King Abdullah
Arab News - 1/24/2015 9:23:30 PM
The country’s GDP more than doubled and GDP per capita roughly doubled in spite of continued rapid ... played a remarkable role in taking the Kingdom into the elite club of world nations. He was instrumental in enabling the Kingdom to record marvelous ...
The Coming Crisis Making the World’s Most Powerful People Blanch
Time - 1/22/2015 10:51:46 PM
The world economy expanded sixfold, average per capita income tripled, and hundreds of millions of people ... Women are still dramatically underrepresented in the workforce in many countries. (One WEF study estimates it will take 81 more years for global ...
How Demographics Drive The Economy
Investopedia - 1/23/2015 8:27:25 PM
There is a very simple accounting relationship when identifying the sources of economic growth: Growth Rate of GDP = Growth Rate of Population + Growth Rate of GDP per capita ... the developed word from the end of World War II through the 1980s was ...