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Economy > Reserves > Total reserves > Includes gold, current US$ per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total reserves (includes gold, current US$). Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Switzerland $66,436.43 2012
2 Singapore $50,054.63 2012
3 Hong Kong $44,357.79 2012
4 Macau $29,814.53 2012
5 Saudi Arabia $23,817.27 2012
6 Libya $20,252.67 2012
7 Qatar $16,183.78 2012
8 Denmark $16,044.75 2012
9 Iceland $13,092.85 2012
10 San Marino $12,319.61 2012
11 Lebanon $11,871.71 2012
12 Norway $10,332.29 2012
13 Kuwait $10,186.07 2012
14 Japan $9,940.97 2012
15 Israel $9,598.96 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) $8,579.07 2012
16 Brunei $8,366.93 2012
17 Aruba $7,507.25 2012
18 Trinidad and Tobago $7,400.10 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) $7,254.58 2012
19 South Korea $6,553.96 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) $6,392.45 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) $5,998.78 2012
20 Equatorial Guinea $5,971.76 2012
21 Sweden $5,489.90 2012
22 Algeria $5,212.53 2012
23 United Arab Emirates $5,109.38 2012
24 Saint Kitts and Nevis $4,917.24 2012
25 Malaysia $4,778.77 2012
26 Hungary $4,492.33 2012
Cold countries average (profile) $4,488.14 2012
27 Oman $4,345.54 2012
Europe average (profile) $4,320.61 2012
28 Czech Republic $4,268.71 2012
29 Bahrain $4,138.83 2012
30 Uruguay $4,006.95 2012
31 New Zealand $3,966.29 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) $3,867.65 2012
32 Botswana $3,806.54 2012
33 Russia $3,746.99 2012
34 Latvia $3,715.04 2012
35 Seychelles $3,509.64 2012
NATO countries average (profile) $3,478.72 2012
36 Croatia $3,470.15 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $3,461.30 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) $3,273.73 2012
37 Netherlands $3,269.15 2012
38 Austria $3,215.55 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) $3,160.49 2012
Hot countries average (profile) $3,136.18 2011
39 Germany $3,038.92 2012
40 Italy $2,982.21 2012
41 Barbados $2,964.90 2012
42 Lithuania $2,856.91 2012
European Union average (profile) $2,855.95 2012
43 Poland $2,825.49 2012
44 France $2,808.69 2012
45 Bulgaria $2,807.41 2012
46 Belgium $2,761.49 2012
47 Thailand $2,717.40 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) $2,673.71 2012
Christian countries average (profile) $2,663.34 2012
48 China $2,507.98 2012
49 Chile $2,384.75 2012
50 Mauritius $2,364.00 2012
51 The Bahamas $2,276.97 2012
Religious countries average (profile) $2,231.88 2012
52 Romania $2,190.25 2012
53 Australia $2,166.24 2012
54 Iraq $2,158.71 2012
55 Portugal $2,152.45 2012
56 Peru $2,139.38 2012
Catholic countries average (profile) $2,079.96 2012
57 Finland $2,046.87 2012
58 Serbia $1,993.80 2012
59 Canada $1,965.18 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) $1,929.66 2012
60 Suriname $1,887.35 2012
Eurozone average (profile) $1,880.95 2012
61 Brazil $1,878.43 2012
62 Luxembourg $1,864.38 2012
63 United States $1,829.38 2012
64 Antigua and Barbuda $1,819.32 2012
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) $1,733.64 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) $1,729.93 2012
65 Malta $1,684.89 2012
66 Kazakhstan $1,684.74 2012
67 United Kingdom $1,663.74 2012
68 Turkey $1,610.64 2012
69 Angola $1,604.90 2012
70 Mongolia $1,475.49 2012
71 Tonga $1,452.28 2012
72 Gabon $1,440.40 2012
73 Costa Rica $1,427.56 2012
74 Jordan $1,397.69 2012
75 Mexico $1,382.53 2012
76 Republic of Macedonia $1,373.25 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) $1,358.24 2012
77 Bolivia $1,326.59 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) $1,325.64 2012
78 Dominica $1,319.16 2012
79 Bhutan $1,286.94 2012
80 Saint Lucia $1,282.51 2012
81 Republic of the Congo $1,279.57 2012
82 Azerbaijan $1,212.94 2012
83 Bosnia and Herzegovina $1,145.04 2012
84 Grenada $1,132.74 2012
85 Spain $1,094.56 2012
86 Guyana $1,086.32 2012
87 Cyprus $1,055.00 2012
88 Fiji $1,053.23 2012
89 Argentina $1,052.00 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) $1,025.92 2012
90 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $1,015.08 2012
91 South Africa $990.21 2012
92 Venezuela $983.78 2012
93 Syria $958.17 2010
94 Maldives $940.39 2012
95 Solomon Islands $907.78 2012
96 Samoa $892.96 2012
97 Belize $891.58 2012
98 Philippines $866.42 2012
99 Belarus $855.35 2012
100 Albania $822.20 2012
101 Tunisia $808.89 2012
102 Colombia $775.56 2012
103 Namibia $772.71 2012
104 Cape Verde $760.20 2012
105 Paraguay $746.92 2012
106 Federated States of Micronesia $742.75 2012
107 Montenegro $738.50 2012
108 Jamaica $736.13 2012
109 East Timor $730.07 2012
110 Vanuatu $718.80 2011
111 Moldova $706.56 2012
Landlocked countries average (profile) $681.25 1999
112 Panama $648.63 2012
113 Greece $643.17 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) $638.58 2012
114 Georgia $636.76 2012
115 Kosovo $613.44 2012
116 Armenia $606.04 2012
117 Swaziland $601.92 2012
118 Papua New Guinea $563.02 2012
119 Morocco $539.19 2012
120 Ukraine $538.52 2012
121 El Salvador $507.24 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) $505.05 2012
122 Lesotho $501.04 2012
123 Slovakia $465.60 2012
124 Slovenia $462.51 2012
125 Indonesia $456.92 2012
126 Guatemala $443.80 2012
South Asia average (profile) $385.71 2012
127 Ireland $372.11 2012
128 Kyrgyzstan $370.23 2012
129 Sri Lanka $349.59 2012
130 Dominican Republic $348.26 2012
131 Turkmenistan $340.05 1999
132 Cambodia $331.84 2012
133 Honduras $319.04 2012
134 Nicaragua $314.97 2012
135 Djibouti $289.22 2012
136 Vietnam $288.07 2012
137 Nigeria $281.63 2012
138 Sao Tome and Principe $274.48 2012
139 Comoros $271.80 2012
140 Yemen $257.87 2012
141 Mauritania $255.16 2012
failed states average (profile) $252.42 2011
142 India $242.93 2012
143 Afghanistan $239.81 2012
144 Ghana $230.03 2012
145 Estonia $224.47 2012
146 Zambia $216.14 2012
147 Nepal $203.27 2012
148 Cote d'Ivoire $197.99 2012
149 Egypt $194.15 2012
150 Iran $182.55 1982
151 Laos $180.67 2011
152 Ecuador $160.47 2012
153 Cameroon $155.80 2012
154 Senegal $151.65 2012
155 Burma $139.27 2012
156 Kenya $132.29 2012
157 The Gambia $131.89 2012
158 Haiti $126.47 2012
159 Liberia $118.66 2012
160 Mozambique $117.52 2012
161 Guinea-Bissau $98.94 2012
162 Chad $92.84 2012
163 Mali $90.31 2012
164 Uganda $87.14 2012
165 Tanzania $84.80 2012
166 Bangladesh $82.45 2012
167 Sierra Leone $79.95 2012
168 Tajikistan $78.75 2012
169 Pakistan $76.40 2012
170 Rwanda $73.99 2012
171 Benin $70.92 2012
172 Togo $66.48 2012
173 Burkina Faso $62.24 2012
174 Niger $59.13 2012
175 Madagascar $53.42 2012
176 Uzbekistan $51.10 1999
177 Central African Republic $34.89 2012
178 Burundi $31.35 2012
179 Democratic Republic of the Congo $24.85 2012
180 Ethiopia $20.99 2009
181 Eritrea $19.35 2011
182 Malawi $15.38 2012
183 Guinea $10.22 2011
184 Zimbabwe $7.65 2005
185 Sudan $5.18 2012
186 Somalia $3.68 1989

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Reserves > Total reserves > Includes gold, current US$ per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Reserves/Total-reserves/Includes-gold,-current-US$-per-capita

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