# Niger - PPP conversion factor

## PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international \$)

The value for PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international \$) in Niger was 218.55 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 227.53 in 2012 and a minimum value of 129.08 in 1993.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP. For most economies PPP figures are extrapolated from the 2011 International Comparison Program (ICP) benchmark estimates or imputed using a statistical model based on the 2011 ICP. For 47 high- and upper middle-income economies conversion factors are provided by Eurostat and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

Year Value
1990 145.83
1991 133.88
1992 132.34
1993 129.08
1994 167.73
1995 173.22
1996 178.16
1997 180.59
1998 184.01
1999 184.87
2000 188.91
2001 192.06
2002 194.83
2003 190.36
2004 188.03
2005 194.14
2006 189.01
2007 192.52
2008 202.70
2009 213.40
2010 216.21
2011 221.09
2012 227.53
2013 227.36
2014 223.11
2015 222.30
2016 218.55

## 2005 PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international \$)

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP. Historical estimates are provided for the 2005 benchmark year only. A separate series is available for extrapolated estimates based on the latest ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

Year Value
2005 226.66

## Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate

The value for Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate in Niger was 0.369 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.536 in 1990 and a minimum value of 0.262 in 2001.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amount of goods and services in the domestic market as a U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. The ratio of PPP conversion factor to market exchange rate is the result obtained by dividing the PPP conversion factor by the market exchange rate. The ratio, also referred to as the national price level, makes it possible to compare the cost of the bundle of goods that make up gross domestic product (GDP) across countries. It tells how many dollars are needed to buy a dollar's worth of goods in the country as compared to the United States. PPP conversion factors are based on the 2011 ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

Year Value
1990 0.536
1991 0.475
1992 0.500
1993 0.330
1994 0.302
1995 0.347
1996 0.348
1997 0.309
1998 0.312
1999 0.300
2000 0.265
2001 0.262
2002 0.280
2003 0.328
2004 0.356
2005 0.368
2006 0.361
2007 0.402
2008 0.453
2009 0.452
2010 0.437
2011 0.469
2012 0.446
2013 0.460
2014 0.451
2015 0.376
2016 0.369

## PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international \$)

The value for PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international \$) in Niger was 220.86 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 237.90 in 1998 and a minimum value of 157.52 in 1993.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure). For most economies PPP figures are extrapolated from the 2011 International Comparison Program (ICP) benchmark estimates or imputed using a statistical model based on the 2011 ICP. For 47 high- and upper middle-income economies conversion factors are provided by Eurostat and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

Year Value
1990 200.16
1991 177.06
1992 164.16
1993 157.52
1994 208.84
1995 224.60
1996 229.75
1997 231.08
1998 237.90
1999 227.45
2000 226.40
2001 228.99
2002 231.35
2003 222.56
2004 217.32
2005 226.58
2006 219.59
2007 213.62
2008 228.97
2009 231.13
2010 229.23
2011 228.75
2012 225.14
2013 226.99
2014 221.30
2015 223.26
2016 220.86

## 2005 PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international \$)

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure). Historical estimates are provided for the 2005 benchmark year only. A separate series is available for extrapolated estimates based on the latest ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.