Pakistan - PPP conversion factor

PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)

The value for PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $) in Pakistan was 29.30 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 28 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 29.30 in 2018 and a minimum value of 4.01 in 1990.

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.

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Year Value
1990 4.01
1991 4.39
1992 4.72
1993 5.01
1994 5.54
1995 6.18
1996 6.57
1997 7.33
1998 7.79
1999 8.13
2000 9.93
2001 10.49
2002 10.58
2003 10.84
2004 11.38
2005 11.81
2006 13.65
2007 14.26
2008 15.83
2009 18.96
2010 20.77
2011 24.35
2012 25.31
2013 26.61
2014 28.05
2015 28.90
2016 28.70
2017 29.29
2018 29.30

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.

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Year Value
2005 19.10

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 Pakistan was 0.266 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 28 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.285 in 2015 and a minimum value of 0.172 in 2002.

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.

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Year Value
1990 0.187
1991 0.196
1992 0.190
1993 0.193
1994 0.184
1995 0.201
1996 0.196
1997 0.188
1998 0.181
1999 0.174
2000 0.192
2001 0.180
2002 0.172
2003 0.185
2004 0.198
2005 0.199
2006 0.228
2007 0.235
2008 0.253
2009 0.242
2010 0.248
2011 0.285
2012 0.283
2013 0.275
2014 0.272
2015 0.285
2016 0.275
2017 0.279
2018 0.266

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

The value for PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $) in Pakistan was 33.54 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 28 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 33.54 in 2018 and a minimum value of 6.98 in 1990.

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.

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Year Value
1990 6.98
1991 7.48
1992 7.95
1993 8.50
1994 9.30
1995 10.17
1996 10.90
1997 11.87
1998 12.41
1999 12.65
2000 12.77
2001 12.81
2002 13.03
2003 13.11
2004 13.72
2005 14.47
2006 15.13
2007 15.82
2008 18.33
2009 20.91
2010 23.43
2011 25.41
2012 27.31
2013 28.99
2014 30.57
2015 31.31
2016 32.08
2017 32.70
2018 33.54

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.

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Year Value
2005 20.71

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Purchasing power parity