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Emerging markets Compared by Economy > GDP > Purchasing power parity, % of 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. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Pakistan 255.67% 2010
2 India 236.48% 2010
3 Ukraine 224.53% 2010
4 Bulgaria 193.2% 2010
5 Thailand 181.96% 2010
6 Peru 178.91% 2010
7 Philippines 176.96% 2010
8 Malaysia 168.83% 2010
9 China 165.92% 2010
10 Argentina 161.63% 2010
11 Poland 154.38% 2010
12 Romania 153.71% 2010
13 Lithuania 153.42% 2010
14 Mexico 150.73% 2010
15 Colombia 150.48% 2010
16 Hungary 148.49% 2010
17 Russia 146.17% 2010
18 Indonesia 145.64% 2010
19 South Africa 145.22% 2010
20 Latvia 133.86% 2010
21 Turkey 131.07% 2010
22 Estonia 130.8% 2010
23 Chile 119.64% 2010
24 Brazil 102.38% 2010
25 Venezuela 87.4% 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > GDP > Purchasing power parity, % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Economy/GDP/Purchasing-power-parity,-%-of-GDP

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