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, 2014See also: GDP - per capita (PPP) map
20 Richest Countries in the World by GDP Per Capita
INSIDER MONKEY - 7/14/2015 5:00:27 AM
World economics today is more dynamic than ever and that greatly affects the richest countries in the world by GDP per ... capita there are a number of factors to be considered; for example – whether the figures are based on Purchasing Power Parity (PPP ...
The richest and poorest countries in the world
businesstech.co.za - 7/19/2015 6:23:24 PM
Global Finance used a PPP measure to make a more useful comparison between countries. While the USA is by far the world’s GDP leader, on a per capita basis, it is only the 7th wealthiest nation, with $51,248.21 per person. The world’s richest nation is ...
World's 10 richest countries, India at a dismal 130!
Rediff India Abroad - 7/20/2015 4:03:13 AM
Photograph, courtesy: StellarD/Wikimedia commons Qatar Rank: 1 GDP (PPP) – 2013: $105,091.42 With the world's third largest natural gas reserves and oil reserves, Qatar is the world's richest country in terms of per capita income. A high income ...
The 23 richest countries in the world
AOL - 7/13/2015 9:47:58 AM
Based on data from the IMF, the magazine ranked the world's countries according to their GDP per capita and determined the poorest and richest ones. The analysis also used a Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) basis, which takes into account the living cost and ...
Per capita GDP target sparks wealth gap concerns
ECNS - 7/27/2015 12:55:58 AM
Concerns have emerged over whether China's economic growth would be reflected in citizens' paychecks or would only widen the wealth gap, after a senior Chinese official said that the country's per capita GDP would ... the Institute of World Development ...
Egypt is poorer than other Arab Spring countries: Global Finance report
Daily News Egypt - 7/20/2015 6:58:01 PM
Egypt ranks 109th globally in world’s wealthiest/poorest countries list, with GDP per capita being equivalent to $6,650 Egypt ranks 109 globally in the world’s wealthiest/poorest countries list, with Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capita equivalent ...
Zimbabwe now poorest country in the world, survey
New Zimbabwe - 7/14/2015 2:37:17 AM
The magazine used data from the IMF to rank the world’s countries according to their GDP per capita. The analysis also used a Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) basis, which takes into account the living cost and inflation rates, in order to compare living ...
Qatar named world's richest country, UAE also in top 10
Arabian Business - 7/16/2015 1:47:47 PM
Qatar has been named the richest country in the ... which will host the FIFA World Cup in 2022, came top of the list with a GDP in 2013 of $105,091 per person while the UAE also featured in the world's top 10 with a GDP per capita of $49,883.
Greece Takes 42nd Place Among Richest Countries in the World
Greek Reporter Greece - 7/20/2015 6:22:13 PM
in order to rank all countries across the world based on their GDP per capita. According to the index, Greece place 42nd, among the richest countries in the world. Several small countries such as Liechtenstein, Nauru, the Vatican, Monaco, San Marino and ...
Australia ranks in the top 10 of the 23 richest countries in the world
businessinsider.com.au - 7/14/2015 11:27:00 AM
Based on data from the IMF, the magazine ranked the world’s countries according to their GDP per capita and determined the poorest and richest ones. The analysis also used a Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) basis, which takes into account the living cost ...
The 23 poorest countries in the world
The Business Insider - 7/13/2015 9:40:48 AM
The analysis also used a Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) basis, which takes into account ... Global Finance MagazineMap of the richest and poorest countries in the world - Dark red: highest GDP per capita, Light red: lowest GDP per capita The first non ...
Qatar top per capita energy subsidiser
The Peninsula - 7/19/2015 5:16:00 AM
DOHA: Qatar has been named the top per capita energy subsidiser in the world ... 6.37 percent of its GDP this year. Petroleum subsidy accounts for 2.99 percent of GDP, natural gas 2.28 percent and electricity 1.11 percent. The country-level estimates ...
What Is Meant By Emerging Countries? – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 7/22/2015 4:08:01 AM
In the words of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), “emerging markets are typically countries with low to middle per capita income that ... weight of BRICS on the world economy is significant: They rose from 11% of global GDP in 1990 to 21% in 2013 ...
The 15 most billionaire-dense countries
Times Union - 7/17/2015 10:40:29 AM
Kuwait is the fifth richest country in the world, as measured by GDP per capita, with $70,914 per person. This is mainly because the geographically small country has a relatively open economy with crude oil reserves of about 102 billion barrels ...