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Economy > GDP > PPP: Countries Compared

Edria Murray, Staff Editor

Author: Edria Murray, Staff Editor

In response to Kenton Thomas:

In 2000, the average income was $US8000 (based on purchasing power parity), including 2.4 billion people with incomes lower than $US1000.

The proportion of people living on less than 1, 2, 4 and 11 United States dollars per day is available in the economy category.

Other statistics you should consult include:


  • The income distribution to the richest 10% and poorest 10% in each country. Globally, the richest 13% of people in the world receive 45% of the worlds (PPP) income. In conrast, the poorest 42% pf people receive only 9% of the worlds income


  • The United Nations Human Development Index which ranks countries according to GDP as well as health and education factors.

  • DEFINITION: Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) in Millions of International Dollars, 2004.

    CONTENTS

    # COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
    1 United States $11.63 trillion 2004
    2 China $7.12 trillion 2004
    3 Japan $3.77 trillion 2004
    Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $3.42 trillion 2004
    4 India $3.36 trillion 2004
    5 Germany $2.33 trillion 2004
    6 United Kingdom $1.83 trillion 2004
    7 France $1.74 trillion 2004
    8 Italy $1.62 trillion 2004
    9 Brazil $1.48 trillion 2004
    10 Russia $1.41 trillion 2004
    Non-religious countries average (profile) $1.27 trillion 2004
    11 Spain $1.05 trillion 2004
    12 Mexico $1.01 trillion 2004
    13 Canada $993.08 billion 2004
    High income OECD countries average (profile) $987.04 billion 2004
    14 South Korea $980.69 billion 2004
    Emerging markets average (profile) $812.62 billion 2004
    15 Indonesia $779.72 billion 2004
    Heavily indebted countries average (profile) $713.08 billion 2004
    16 Australia $605.94 billion 2004
    17 Turkey $552.99 billion 2004
    18 Netherlands $520.92 billion 2004
    19 Thailand $510.27 billion 2004
    20 South Africa $510.10 billion 2004
    21 Iran $505.02 billion 2004
    22 Poland $499.55 billion 2004
    Eurozone average (profile) $490.55 billion 2004
    NATO countries average (profile) $488.42 billion 2004
    23 Argentina $486.37 billion 2004
    Former British colonies average (profile) $446.65 billion 2004
    European Union average (profile) $439.59 billion 2004
    24 Philippines $378.23 billion 2004
    Europe average (profile) $370.37 billion 2004
    25 Pakistan $336.05 billion 2004
    26 Saudi Arabia $325.51 billion 2004
    27 Belgium $322.64 billion 2004
    28 Colombia $322.58 billion 2004
    29 Ukraine $303.28 billion 2004
    30 Egypt $282.03 billion 2004
    31 Sweden $265.05 billion 2004
    32 Bangladesh $263.43 billion 2004
    33 Austria $261.11 billion 2004
    34 Switzerland $247.60 billion 2004
    35 Malaysia $246.04 billion 2004
    36 Greece $243.13 billion 2004
    37 Vietnam $222.17 billion 2004
    38 Hong Kong $210.68 billion 2004
    39 Algeria $210.66 billion 2004
    40 Portugal $205.45 billion 2004
    41 Czech Republic $197.37 billion 2004
    Eastern Europe average (profile) $186.75 billion 2004
    42 Chile $183.29 billion 2004
    43 Romania $182.34 billion 2004
    44 Norway $175.44 billion 2004
    45 Denmark $172.57 billion 2004
    Former Spanish colonies average (profile) $171.42 billion 2004
    46 Hungary $167.58 billion 2004
    47 Israel $163.70 billion 2004
    48 Ireland $160.99 billion 2004
    49 Venezuela $155.79 billion 2004
    50 Nigeria $155.57 billion 2004
    51 Finland $155.49 billion 2004
    52 Peru $155.39 billion 2004
    Former Soviet republics average (profile) $143.46 billion 2004
    Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) $137.10 billion 2004
    53 Morocco $127.23 billion 2004
    Muslim countries average (profile) $119.28 billion 2004
    54 Singapore $118.23 billion 2004
    55 Kazakhstan $112.09 billion 2004
    56 New Zealand $93.05 billion 2004
    57 Sri Lanka $81.14 billion 2004
    58 Slovakia $78.26 billion 2004
    59 Tunisia $76.51 billion 2004
    60 Syria $70.16 billion 2004
    61 Sudan $69.38 billion 2004
    62 Belarus $67.90 billion 2004
    63 Dominican Republic $64.92 billion 2004
    64 Bulgaria $62.29 billion 2004
    65 Ethiopia $56.89 billion 2004
    66 Croatia $54.80 billion 2004
    67 Guatemala $52.93 billion 2004
    68 Ecuador $51.33 billion 2004
    69 Ghana $48.75 billion 2004
    70 Uzbekistan $48.51 billion 2004
    71 Lithuania $44.78 billion 2004
    72 Kuwait $43.31 billion 2004
    73 Slovenia $41.50 billion 2004
    Former French colonies average (profile) $40.74 billion 2004
    74 Uganda $40.33 billion 2004
    75 Costa Rica $39.82 billion 2004
    76 Democratic Republic of the Congo $38.49 billion 2004
    77 Nepal $37.41 billion 2004
    78 Oman $35.85 billion 2004
    79 Cameroon $35.12 billion 2004
    80 Turkmenistan $34.62 billion 2004
    81 Azerbaijan $34.56 billion 2004
    82 Kenya $34.50 billion 2004
    83 El Salvador $34.40 billion 2004
    84 Angola $32.22 billion 2004
    85 Uruguay $32.17 billion 2004
    Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) $32.05 billion 2004
    86 Cambodia $31.87 billion 2004
    87 Luxembourg $30.92 billion 2004
    88 Paraguay $28.14 billion 2004
    89 Latvia $27.74 billion 2004
    90 Bosnia and Herzegovina $27.24 billion 2004
    91 Cote d'Ivoire $25.18 billion 2004
    92 Jordan $24.87 billion 2004
    93 Bolivia $24.30 billion 2004
    94 Lebanon $24.23 billion 2004
    95 Tanzania $24.18 billion 2004
    96 Mozambique $23.58 billion 2004
    97 Panama $22.23 billion 2004
    98 Chad $20.21 billion 2004
    99 Honduras $20.19 billion 2004
    100 Nicaragua $18.90 billion 2004
    101 Estonia $18.56 billion 2004
    102 Senegal $18.24 billion 2004
    103 Cyprus $17.76 billion 2004
    104 Yemen $17.55 billion 2004
    105 Guinea $17.41 billion 2004
    106 Botswana $16.00 billion 2004
    107 Albania $15.77 billion 2004
    108 Trinidad and Tobago $15.76 billion 2004
    109 Burkina Faso $15.07 billion 2004
    110 Madagascar $14.75 billion 2004
    111 Mauritius $14.74 billion 2004
    112 Haiti $14.47 billion 2004
    113 Papua New Guinea $14.43 billion 2004
    114 Bahrain $13.60 billion 2004
    115 Georgia $13.46 billion 2004
    116 Namibia $13.14 billion 2004
    117 Armenia $12.88 billion 2004
    118 Mali $12.29 billion 2004
    119 Laos $11.21 billion 2004
    120 Rwanda $11.15 billion 2004
    121 Jamaica $10.53 billion 2004
    122 Niger $10.13 billion 2004
    123 Kyrgyzstan $9.83 billion 2004
    124 Zambia $9.71 billion 2004
    125 Iceland $9.60 billion 2004
    126 Gabon $9.23 billion 2004
    127 Togo $8.54 billion 2004
    128 Benin $7.77 billion 2004
    129 Tajikistan $7.67 billion 2004
    130 Malta $7.60 billion 2004
    131 Moldova $7.35 billion 2004
    132 Malawi $7.07 billion 2004
    133 Mauritania $6.51 billion 2004
    134 Swaziland $5.55 billion 2004
    135 The Bahamas $5.29 billion 2004
    136 Fiji $5.17 billion 2004
    137 Mongolia $5.13 billion 2004
    138 Burundi $4.96 billion 2004
    139 Eritrea $4.79 billion 2004
    140 Lesotho $4.70 billion 2004
    141 Central African Republic $4.44 billion 2004
    142 Sierra Leone $4.43 billion 2004
    143 Barbados $4.25 billion 2004
    144 Congo, Republic of the $3.82 billion 2004
    145 Guyana $3.31 billion 2004
    146 The Gambia $2.91 billion 2004
    147 Cape Verde $2.75 billion 2004
    148 Belize $1.89 billion 2004
    149 Djibouti $1.51 billion 2004
    150 Seychelles $1.38 billion 2004
    151 Comoros $1.14 billion 2004
    152 Guinea-Bissau $1.10 billion 2004
    153 Samoa $1.02 billion 2004
    154 Saint Lucia $981.00 million 2004
    155 Antigua and Barbuda $873.00 million 2004
    156 Grenada $840.00 million 2004
    157 Solomon Islands $835.00 million 2004
    158 Tonga $737.00 million 2004
    159 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $715.00 million 2004
    160 Vanuatu $622.00 million 2004
    161 Saint Kitts and Nevis $599.00 million 2004
    162 Dominica $401.00 million 2004

    Citation

    "Countries Compared by Economy > GDP > PPP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank. 2005. World Development Indicators 2005. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/GDP/PPP

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    In response to Kenton Thomas:

    In 2000, the average income was $US8000 (based on purchasing power parity), including 2.4 billion people with incomes lower than $US1000.

    The proportion of people living on less than 1, 2, 4 and 11 United States dollars per day is available in the economy category.

    Other statistics you should consult include:


    • The income distribution to the richest 10% and poorest 10% in each country. Globally, the richest 13% of people in the world receive 45% of the worlds (PPP) income. In conrast, the poorest 42% pf people receive only 9% of the worlds income


  • The United Nations Human Development Index which ranks countries according to GDP as well as health and education factors.

  • Posted on 11 May 2005

    Edria Murray, Staff Editor

    Edria Murray, Staff Editor

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