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Cold countries Compared by Economy > GDP > Per $ GDP

DEFINITION: This entry gives the gross domestic product (GDP) or value of all final goods and services produced within a nation in a given year. A nation's GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP) exchange rates is the sum value of all goods and services produced in the country valued at prices prevailing in the United States. This is the measure most economists prefer when looking at per-capita welfare and when comparing living conditions or use of resources across countries. The measure is difficult to compute, as a US dollar value has to be assigned to all goods and services in the country regardless of whether these goods and services have a direct equivalent in the United States (for example, the value of an ox-cart or non-US military equipment); as a result, PPP estimates for some countries are based on a small and sometimes different set of goods and services. In addition, many countries do not formally participate in the World Bank's PPP project that calculates these measures, so the resulting GDP estimates for these countries may lack precision. For many developing countries, PPP-based GDP measures are multiples of the official exchange rate (OER) measure. The difference between the OER- and PPP-denominated GDP values for most of the weathly industrialized countries are generally much smaller. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1 $ gross domestic product.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Liechtenstein $145,747.58 per $1 of GDP 2008
2 Luxembourg $81,278.63 per $1 of GDP 2010
3 Norway $53,285.21 per $1 of GDP 2007
4 Andorra $51,072.89 per $1 of GDP 2008
5 Ireland $46,628.37 per $1 of GDP 2007
6 United States $45,759.46 per $1 of GDP 2007
7 Switzerland $41,505.12 per $1 of GDP 2010
8 Iceland $40,373.46 per $1 of GDP 2007
9 Austria $39,269.33 per $1 of GDP 2007
10 Canada $38,065.13 per $1 of GDP 2007
11 Sweden $37,481.64 per $1 of GDP 2007
12 Denmark $37,179.14 per $1 of GDP 2007
13 Belgium $36,229.00 per $1 of GDP 2007
14 Finland $35,964.77 per $1 of GDP 2007
15 Greenland $35,265.10 per $1 of GDP 2008
16 United Kingdom $35,046.59 per $1 of GDP 2007
17 Germany $34,065.12 per $1 of GDP 2007
18 Slovenia $27,965.73 per $1 of GDP 2007
19 Czech Republic $24,538.69 per $1 of GDP 2007
20 Slovakia $22,317.19 per $1 of GDP 2010
21 Estonia $21,802.37 per $1 of GDP 2007
22 Hungary $19,254.51 per $1 of GDP 2007
23 Poland $18,990.83 per $1 of GDP 2010
24 Latvia $17,722.73 per $1 of GDP 2007
25 Lithuania $16,775.56 per $1 of GDP 2007
26 Russia $14,832.60 per $1 of GDP 2007
27 Chile $14,295.59 per $1 of GDP 2007
28 Romania $11,092.63 per $1 of GDP 2007
29 Kazakhstan $11,004.30 per $1 of GDP 2007
30 Belarus $10,642.98 per $1 of GDP 2007
31 Bosnia and Herzegovina $7,920.64 per $1 of GDP 2010
32 China $7,368.68 per $1 of GDP 2010
33 Ukraine $7,015.14 per $1 of GDP 2007
34 Armenia $5,777.94 per $1 of GDP 2007
35 Bhutan $5,067.39 per $1 of GDP 2010
36 Georgia $5,031.11 per $1 of GDP 2010
37 Mongolia $2,893.84 per $1 of GDP 2007
38 Kyrgyzstan $2,187.03 per $1 of GDP 2010
39 Tajikistan $2,123.86 per $1 of GDP 2010
40 North Korea $1,716.61 per $1 of GDP 2007
41 Nepal $1,013.43 per $1 of GDP 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > GDP > Per $ GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Cold-countries/Economy/GDP/Per-$-GDP

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