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
Inspiring a World of Good Through Early-Childhood Education in Singapore
The Huffington Post - 1/29/2015 4:42:34 AM
This is an occasion to reflect on its remarkable progress over the last half-century, from a poor, underdeveloped, resource-scarce country to an economic dynamo whose per-capita income is the world's third ... in today's global economy, its citizens ...
World Economy To Expand Due To Strength Of U.S. Economy
The Street - 1/29/2015 2:29:33 PM
OTTAWA, Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Even with the majority of regions in the global economy underperforming for the third consecutive year, the world economy ... exporting countries such as Canada. The sharp drop in gasoline prices to below $2 per gallon in ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The World's Richest Countries
Forbes - 2/22/2012 11:30:45 PM
In Pictures: The World’s Richest Countries In second place on our ... for nearly half of exports and is the main contributor to its PPP-adjusted GDP per capita of nearly $52,000; the country is also one of the world’s largest gas exporters.
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 ...
Fridgeonomics and a 'zero waste' world
BBC - 1/30/2015 12:09:22 AM
He said that the ethos around sustainability has shifted sufficiently to get one of the world's biggest companies ... the 99% rate found in developed countries. In India, which still hasn't reached $3,000 per capita income, fridge ownership is about ...
South Africa is the most miserable country in Africa
businesstech.co.za - 1/29/2015 10:22:00 PM
A new report by the Cato Institute puts South Africa among the most miserable countries in the world. Cato is a public policy research ... while increasing gross domestic product (GDP) per capita,” said author of the Index, Steve Hanke, a Professor ...
Canada has world's biggest tree loss per capita - what would the Lorax say?
CNW Group - 1/15/2015 9:24:02 AM
loss per capita, and loss per billion dollars of GDP. The results from these indicators were used to calculate a final index score for the 12 countries assessed, which collectively represent about 65 per cent of the world's forests and 62 per cent of total ...
UAE targets world’s top 10 in GDP per capita income, Al Tayer says
Gulf News - 4/29/2014 3:30:50 PM
The country’s GDP is estimated to grow to more than ... the country is set to not only increase the gross national income per capita by 65 per cent, but also to make the UAE the safest place in the world, in addition to achieving a four-minute response ...
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 economy is now rising once again ... Note that even Ireland, one of the poorest of Western Europe’s countries, had a per capita income of $615, higher than India’s and China’s.
6th richest in world, but who'll fund retirement?
Emirates247 - 1/26/2015 3:48:52 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 ...
Ranking the Caribbean By GDP Per Capita
Caribbean Journal - 10/16/2013 6:21:50 AM
So what is the richest country in the Caribbean Community, ranked by GDP per capita? It’s the Bahamas ... article listed the USVI with an inaccurate GDP. The World Bank ranks it as “high income.”