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Comparing Indian States and Countries by GDP per capita

This is a comparison between 33 Indian states/UTs and countries by GDP per capita on Nominal and PPP basis. GDP per capita (2014) of countries are based on the IMF World Economic Outlook (April-2015). Equivalent countries names are according to closest countries gdp per capita figures. Rank of states are world rank with comparing gdp per capita of 188 countries.

To calculate GDP in Dollar, Formula = (GDP of India in Dollar)*(NSDP of state in Rs)/74380. For example, gdp (nominal) per capita of Tamilnadu = 1626.98*112664/74380. gdp (ppp) per capita of Tamilnadu = 5855.31*112664/74380. Tamilnadu nsdp per capita in 2013-14 is 112664 INR. India nsdp per capita in 2013-14 is 74380 INR. According to IMF, GDP per capita of India in 2014 is $1,626.98 and $5,855.31 in nominal and ppp terms, respectively.

When comparing Indian states with countries on nominal basis, All Indian States/UTs has ranking below 100. On ppp basis, 5 states/Uts are in top 100. India richest states Goa has GDP (nominal) per capita of around 4903 US Dollar and GDP (ppp) per capita of around 17644 billion international dollar. Per capita Income of Goa is equivalent to Jamaica on nominal basis and is equivalent to Azerbaijan on ppp basis. Among 188 countries, Goa is at 101th and 70th position in nominal and ppp terms, respectively. Poorest state Bihar is equivalent to Nepal (in nominal) and Papua New Guinea (in ppp). In world ranking, Bihar is at 173th and 158th position in nominal and ppp terms, respectively.

RankState Nominal ($)PPP (Int. $)
GDP capitacountryRank GDP capitacountryRank
1Goa 4,902.78 Jamaica 101 17,644.48 Azerbaijan 70
2Delhi 4,811.80 Albania 101 17,317.08 Islamic Republic of Iran 71
3Sikkim 3,860.55 Guatemala 111 13,893.64 Turkmenistan 85
4Chandigarh 3,433.13 Tuvalu 120 12,355.42 Grenada 91
5Puducherry 3,142.78 Republic of Congo 125 11,310.47 Tunisia 97
6Haryana 2,918.57 Philippines 130 10,503.58 Sri Lanka 104
7Maharashtra 2,502.20 Honduras 132 9,005.11 Ukraine 106
8Tamil Nadu 2,464.40 Honduras 132 8,869.08 Ukraine 106
9A. & N. Islands 2,349.65 Honduras 133 8,456.11 Paraguay 108
10Gujarat 2,336.81 Honduras 133 8,409.90 Paraguay 109
11Kerala 2,270.95 Moldova 133 8,172.87 Fiji 111
12Uttarakhand 2,268.68 Moldova 133 8,164.68 Fiji 111
13Telangana 2,085.92 Vietnam 135 7,506.96 Guatemala 116
14Punjab 2,026.36 Solomon Islands 137 7,292.60 Armenia 118
15Himachal Pradesh 2,018.96 Solomon Islands 137 7,266.00 Angola 118
16Arunachal Pradesh 1,869.52 Nicaragua 140 6,728.17 Guyana 121
17Karnataka 1,852.92 Nicaragua 140 6,668.42 Republic of Congo 121
18Andhra Pradesh 1,780.47 Zambia 141 6,407.69 Cabo Verde 122
19Nagaland 1,695.86 Lao P.D.R. 142 6,103.20 Nigeria 124
20Mizoram 1,665.04 Kiribati 144 5,992.28 Nigeria 125
21West Bengal 1,532.46 Côte d'Ivoire 147 5,515.15 Uzbekistan 128
22Tripura 1,524.72 Côte d'Ivoire 147 5,487.28 Uzbekistan 128
23Rajasthan 1,443.11 Kenya 149 5,193.57 Samoa 128
24Meghalaya 1,346.30 Pakistan 152 4,845.15 Tonga 133
25Jammu & Kashmir 1,281.66 Kyrgyz Republic 154 4,612.53 Myanmar 137
26Chhattisgarh 1,280.65 Kyrgyz Republic 154 4,608.91 Myanmar 137
27Odisha 1,149.67 Lesotho 157 4,137.52 Ghana 139
28Madhya Pradesh 1,133.03 Lesotho 157 4,077.62 Zambia 140
29Jharkhand 1,009.07 Tanzania 163 3,631.50 Yemen 142
30Assam 968.21 Tanzania 164 3,484.45 Bangladesh 142
31Manipur 909.36 Comoros 165 3,272.69 Tuvalu 146
32Uttar Pradesh 792.93 Sierra Leone 168 2,853.65 Lesotho 153
33Bihar 682.44 Nepal 173 2,456.03 Papua New Guinea 158
India1,626.98 145 5,855.31 125
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