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Economy > GDP per person: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Monaco 211,500.58 2008
2 Liechtenstein 141,114.26 2008
3 Luxembourg 105,043.65 2009
4 Bermuda 94,908.01 2008
5 Norway 79,089.13 2009
6 Qatar 69,754.21 2009
7 Switzerland 63,628.66 2009
8 San Marino 61,222.96 2008
9 Denmark 55,992.24 2009
10 Kuwait 54,260.08 2008
11 Ireland 51,049.39 2009
12 United Arab Emirates 50,069.99 2009
13 Netherlands 47,916.9 2009
14 United States 45,989.18 2009
15 Austria 45,561.86 2009
16 Faroe Islands 45,188.2 2009
17 Finland 44,580.7 2009
18 Belgium 43,671.48 2009
19 Sweden 43,653.69 2009
20 Australia 42,278.74 2009
21 France 41,050.89 2009
22 Germany 40,669.67 2009
23 Japan 39,738.13 2009
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 39,613.63 2009
24 Canada 39,599.04 2009
High income OECD countries average (profile) 38,983.73 2009
Europe average (profile) 38,157.87 2008
25 Iceland 38,028.66 2009
Eurozone average (profile) 37,706.26 2009
26 Singapore 36,536.96 2009
27 United Kingdom 35,164.86 2009
28 Italy 35,083.65 2009
29 European Union 32,838.17 2009
30 Spain 31,773.81 2009
European Union average (profile) 31,526.04 2009
31 Cyprus 31,409.84 2008
32 Greenland 30,883.03 2008
33 Brunei 30,390.64 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 29,761.9 2009
34 Cayman Islands 29,546.61 1996
35 New Zealand 29,352.44 2009
36 Greece 29,240.05 2009
Non-religious countries average (profile) 27,985.7 2009
37 Israel 26,256.33 2009
38 Bahrain 26,020.98 2009
Cold countries average (profile) 24,606.86 2009
39 Slovenia 23,725.65 2009
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 22,577.99 2008
40 Portugal 21,902.95 2009
41 The Bahamas 21,683.91 2007
Christian countries average (profile) 21,400.53 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 20,615.68 2009
42 Aruba 20,136.48 2002
43 Virgin Islands 18,728.24 1993
OPEC countries average (profile) 18,542.87 2009
44 Malta 18,209.38 2007
45 Czech Republic 18,138.63 2009
46 Puerto Rico 17,691.82 2001
47 Oman 16,206.58 2009
48 Slovakia 16,175.52 2009
49 Trinidad and Tobago 15,840.78 2009
50 Equatorial Guinea 15,397.39 2009
51 French Polynesia 14,610.83 2000
52 Saudi Arabia 14,539.69 2009
Catholic countries average (profile) 14,519.49 2009
Landlocked countries average (profile) 14,414.9 2008
53 Estonia 14,238.1 2009
54 Croatia 14,222.37 2009
55 Barbados 14,049.99 2009
56 Antigua and Barbuda 12,919.67 2009
57 Hungary 12,867.72 2009
58 New Caledonia 12,579.6 2000
Former British colonies average (profile) 11,991.42 2009
59 Latvia 11,615.93 2009
60 Venezuela 11,490.03 2009
61 Poland 11,273.33 2009
62 Lithuania 11,141 2009
63 Saint Kitts and Nevis 10,988.04 2009
64 Libya 9,713.58 2009
65 Chile 9,644.46 2009
66 Uruguay 9,420.48 2009
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 9,198.69 2008
67 Seychelles 8,687.95 2009
68 Russia 8,684.48 2009
Eastern Europe average (profile) 8,622.15 2009
69 Turkey 8,214.89 2009
70 Lebanon 8,175.14 2009
71 Mexico 8,142.97 2009
72 Brazil 8,121.5 2009
73 Palau 8,074.06 2009
74 Argentina 7,626.19 2009
75 Gabon 7,501.79 2009
76 Romania 7,499.64 2009
77 Kazakhstan 7,257.43 2009
78 Panama 7,154.53 2009
79 Malaysia 7,029.78 2009
Emerging markets average (profile) 7,027.56 2009
Muslim countries average (profile) 6,925.75 2009
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 6,742.31 2000
80 Mauritius 6,734.55 2009
81 Netherlands Antilles 6,446.69 1985
82 Bulgaria 6,423.35 2009
83 Costa Rica 6,385.64 2009
Hot countries average (profile) 6,272.38 2006
84 Botswana 6,063.63 2009
85 Grenada 6,028.7 2009
86 Suriname 5,888.09 2008
87 Serbia and Montenegro 5,872.41 2009
88 South Africa 5,785.99 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 5,711.53 2009
89 Cuba 5,596.28 2008
90 Saint Lucia 5,496.05 2009
91 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 5,335.27 2009
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 5,253.75 2009
92 Dominica 5,132.25 2009
93 Colombia 5,125.86 2009
94 Belarus 5,074.76 2009
95 Azerbaijan 4,899.09 2009
96 Maldives 4,760.24 2009
97 Dominican Republic 4,637.02 2009
98 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4,524.64 2009
99 Jamaica 4,471.13 2009
100 Peru 4,468.55 2009
101 Namibia 4,267.26 2009
102 Jordan 4,216.49 2009
103 Ecuador 4,201.76 2009
104 Angola 4,081.22 2009
Religious countries average (profile) 4,069.69 2009
105 Belize 4,062.12 2009
106 Algeria 4,028.5 2009
107 Turkmenistan 3,903.69 2009
108 Thailand 3,892.51 2009
109 Albania 3,808.07 2009
110 Tunisia 3,792.08 2009
111 China 3,744.36 2009
112 El Salvador 3,423.71 2009
113 Fiji 3,326.39 2009
114 Cape Verde 3,064.25 2009
115 Tonga 2,991.28 2009
116 Armenia 2,826.44 2009
117 Morocco 2,811.03 2009
118 Samoa 2,776.05 2009
119 Vanuatu 2,702.18 2009
120 Guatemala 2,660.73 2009
121 Congo, Republic of the 2,600.94 2009
122 Swaziland 2,532.62 2009
123 Marshall Islands 2,503.87 2009
124 Syria 2,473.74 2009
125 Ukraine 2,467.92 2009
126 Georgia 2,449.13 2009
127 Indonesia 2,349.38 2009
128 Paraguay 2,242.31 2009
South and Central Asia average (profile) 2,132.79 2009
129 Iraq 2,090.46 2009
130 Sri Lanka 2,067.58 2009
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 1,933.43 2009
131 Honduras 1,917.74 2009
132 Bhutan 1,805.3 2009
133 Bolivia 1,758.11 2009
134 Philippines 1,752.45 2009
Former French colonies average (profile) 1,702.54 2009
135 Mongolia 1,573.4 2009
136 Guyana 1,518.44 2008
137 Moldova 1,515.76 2009
138 Kiribati 1,305.56 2009
139 Sudan 1,293.53 2009
140 Solomon Islands 1,255.52 2009
141 Djibouti 1,213.9 2009
142 Sao Tome and Principe 1,184.15 2009
143 Papua New Guinea 1,172.4 2009
144 Uzbekistan 1,156.18 2009
145 Cameroon 1,136.48 2009
146 India 1,134.01 2009
147 Nigeria 1,118.11 2009
South Asia average (profile) 1,111.17 2009
148 Cote d'Ivoire 1,105.77 2009
149 Ghana 1,097.83 2009
150 Nicaragua 1,069.09 2009
151 Vietnam 1,032.21 2009
152 Senegal 1,022.96 2009
153 Zambia 985.49 2009
154 Pakistan 954.52 2009
155 Laos 939.72 2009
156 Mauritania 920.96 2009
157 Kyrgyzstan 860.34 2009
158 Comoros 832.58 2009
159 Lesotho 763.75 2009
160 Benin 744.9 2009
161 Kenya 738.05 2009
162 Tajikistan 716.05 2009
163 Mali 691.49 2009
164 Cambodia 666.8 2009
165 Haiti 645.76 2009
166 Chad 610.29 2009
167 Bangladesh 550.85 2009
failed states average (profile) 525.07 2005
168 Guinea-Bissau 519.46 2009
169 Burkina Faso 516.65 2009
170 Tanzania 508.85 2009
171 Rwanda 506.47 2009
172 East Timor 492.24 2009
173 Uganda 490.46 2009
174 Madagascar 461.23 2009
175 Central African Republic 453.6 2009
176 Togo 431.3 2009
177 The Gambia 430.14 2009
178 Mozambique 427.63 2009
179 Nepal 427.24 2009
180 Guinea 407.5 2009
181 Afghanistan 405.13 2008
182 Eritrea 369.24 2009
183 Niger 352.13 2009
184 Ethiopia 344.42 2009
185 Sierra Leone 340.89 2009
186 Malawi 325.93 2009
187 Zimbabwe 274.04 2005
188 Liberia 221.57 2009
189 Democratic Republic of the Congo 160.19 2009
190 Burundi 159.58 2009
191 Somalia 139.03 1990

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > GDP per person. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/GDP-per-person

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Interesting observations about Economy > GDP per person

  • Monaco has had the highest GDP per person since 1970.
  • Bermuda ranked first for GDP per person amongst Hot countries in 2008.
  • Qatar ranked first for GDP per person amongst Muslim countries in 2009.
  • Ireland ranked first for GDP per person amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2009.
  • Luxembourg ranked first for GDP per person amongst European Union in 2009.
  • Liechtenstein ranked first for GDP per person amongst Catholic countries in 2008.
  • Australia ranked first for GDP per person amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2009.
  • Estonia ranked first for GDP per person amongst Emerging markets in 2009.
  • United States ranked first for GDP per person amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2009.
  • Equatorial Guinea ranked first for GDP per person amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2009.
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