Syrian Arab Republic - PPP conversion factor

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. 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
2011 21.32

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 19.72

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

The value for PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $) in Syrian Arab Republic was 30.65 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 30.65 in 2012 and a minimum value of 12.56 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 12.56
1991 13.13
1992 14.15
1993 15.56
1994 17.49
1995 18.37
1996 19.32
1997 19.23
1998 18.79
1999 17.71
2000 16.47
2001 16.50
2002 16.22
2003 16.78
2004 17.06
2005 17.70
2006 18.87
2007 19.06
2008 21.24
2009 21.94
2010 22.54
2011 22.89
2012 30.65

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 24.65

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Purchasing power parity