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List of Countries by Projected GDP per capita

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (April - 2018)
Date06 May 2018

GDP per capita is calculated by dividing GDP by midyear population. GDP (Gross Domestic Product) is the total market value of all final goods and services produced in a country in a given year. In Nominal method, market exchange rates are used for conversion. To make meaningful comparison, PPP is used to compare economies and incomes of people by adjusting for differences in prices in different countries.

This list contains projected GDP per capita of 191 Countries/Economies in current prices (U.S. dollars) of year 2018 and 2022. Data is based on projection by IMF outlook October 2017. GDP of Pakistan and Egypt is missing in nominal methods. Both figure has been calculated by interpolation.

GDP per capita of world in 2018 is forecasted at $11,727 its GDP per capita (PPP) is projected at $18,089. Total population of 191 economies is 7.461 billions. Per capita GDP of world is 1.54 times greater in PPP terms compare to nominal terms.

Luxembourg and Qatar would be the richest economy in nominal and PPP, respectively. South Sudan and Central African Republic would be the poorest economy in nominal and PPP, respectively. In exchange rates methods, Per capita wealth of richest economy Luxembourg would be 10.24 times greater than world average, while poorest economy South Sudan would be 47.67 times poorer than world average. In PPP, 1st ranked Qatar would be 7.11 times richer and lowest ranked Central African Republic would be 25.62 times poorer.

In nominal data, only Luxembourg would have gdp per capita of above one lakh US dollar. There would be 17 economies which has per capita income above $50,000. 44 has above $20,000 and 72 has above $10,000. 66 economies has per capita income greater than world's average. Eleven economies would be above five times more richer than world. 30 poorest would be poorer by more than ten times.

In ppp data, Qatar, Macao SAR and Luxembourg would have gdp per capita of above one lakh US dollar. There would be 23 economies which has per capita income above $50,000. 70 has above $20,000 and 111 has above $10,000. 78 economies has per capita income greater than world's average. Four economies would be above five times more richer than world. 15 poorest would be poorer by more than ten times.

There are much differences in ranking of economies between these two basis. Egypt is highest gainer in ppp rank compare to its nominal rank. Rank of Egypt is up by 38 place from 135th in nominal to 97th in ppp. Next in line comes Islamic Republic of Iran (+35), Uzbekistan (+31) Azerbaijan (+29) and Saudi Arabia (+27). Vanuatu is biggest looser in ppp ranking, down by 35 rank from 126th to 161th. Next in line comes Marshall Islands (-34), Palau (-32), Solomon Islands (-30) and and Micronesia (-29). 8 economies has same rank in both methods.

Country/Economy GDP per capita Nominal ($)GDP per capita PPP (Int. $)
2018times to worldRank2023Rank 2018times to worldRank2023Rank
Pakistan1,6150.1381512,3451475,6770.3141397,213135
Egypt2,6110.2231353,79113213,3300.7379717,36798
Afghanistan6010.05131807781802,0240.1121732,526172
Albania5,3190.4541017,4329613,2740.7349817,79193
Algeria4,6690.3981065,44211315,7580.8718617,02299
Angola4,1150.3511154,5681226,8500.3791307,889133
Antigua and Barbuda17,4771.495020,4955327,4711.525732,05260
Argentina14,0441.206017,6636221,5291.196626,22869
Armenia4,0220.3431185,4221149,9990.55311213,193112
Australia59,6555.091172,0911052,1912.892060,83920
Austria53,7644.581464,9181451,9362.872159,81221
Azerbaijan4,5760.3901095,62310918,0360.9978021,75380
The Bahamas32,7152.793037,4093332,2831.784536,42951
Bahrain25,5472.183827,8564250,1032.772355,77125
Bangladesh1,7340.1481502,5591454,5610.2521446,674138
Barbados18,8821.614722,4104819,1461.067421,79579
Belarus6,3010.537927,9729420,0081.117024,98173
Belgium49,2724.201858,5641948,2582.672555,72526
Belize4,8300.4121045,0351168,4450.4671228,899130
Benin9660.08241651,3391642,4050.1331653,184165
Bhutan3,1180.2661305,0211179,4270.52111615,105103
Bolivia3,6220.3091234,9241207,9010.4371259,624127
Bosnia and Herzegovina5,8060.495977,7669513,4430.7439617,95891
Botswana8,4430.7208010,1938018,8431.047624,06176
Brazil10,2240.8727112,5767316,1990.8968419,29487
Brunei Darussalam33,2332.832840,7903179,7264.416121,5764
Bulgaria9,2270.7877612,1667423,1541.286430,16663
Burkina Faso7510.06401769681761,9940.1101742,551171
Burundi3400.02901905511887310.0404190710191
Cabo Verde3,6330.3101224,5801217,3160.4041299,191129
Cambodia1,4990.1281542,1231504,3220.2391455,985143
Cameroon1,5700.1341521,9921523,7990.2101504,725151
Canada48,4664.132062,6101849,7752.752456,99424
Central African Republic4260.03631885561867060.0390191856190
Chad9200.07841661,2081672,4210.1341642,950167
Chile15,0871.295818,3845925,6681.426231,18962
China10,0880.8607215,1836418,0660.9997926,08670
Colombia6,5810.561898,2359215,0550.8328918,56090
Comoros8690.07411719921751,6290.09011801,823183
Democratic Republic of the Congo4780.04071855041898140.0450189955189
Republic of Congo2,3500.2001381,9431546,6760.3691326,654139
Costa Rica12,1891.046415,1346517,6690.9778121,73881
Côte d'Ivoire1,8800.1601462,5731444,1550.2301465,554144
Croatia14,7881.265918,3636025,8071.436132,63658
Cyprus28,6822.453537,6513238,9802.153647,17134
Czech Republic23,7502.034033,6233737,5462.083946,65236
Denmark63,8305.44877,408851,6432.852259,75922
Djibouti2,0850.1781442,7541413,7780.2091524,871147
Dominica6,7220.573879,510849,5060.52611413,529108
Dominican Republic7,8300.668819,7908218,1161.007824,19775
Ecuador6,2630.534946,80410011,8650.65610413,308110
El Salvador4,5960.3921075,5731109,3190.51511711,169121
Equatorial Guinea13,3501.146113,9576832,8551.824431,97961
Eritrea1,1110.09481621,9141551,6530.09141792,039181
Estonia23,6102.014134,2123533,8421.874343,77342
Ethiopia9100.07761701,2661652,3610.1311663,535162
Fiji6,1200.522958,1959310,3040.57011113,010113
Finland52,4224.471563,5641646,3432.562653,76627
France44,9343.832153,8392245,4742.512953,20628
Gabon9,0300.7707710,7287919,9521.107225,55471
The Gambia5000.04261835631851,7900.09901772,141179
Georgia4,3700.3731126,54210111,4810.63510716,271100
Germany50,8424.341763,7281552,8012.921862,51017
Ghana1,7800.1521492,2541485,0130.2771416,283141
Greece21,1441.804326,2374429,0581.615335,52353
Grenada10,9250.9326913,7327015,7530.8718719,59685
Guatemala4,7710.4071055,8401068,4290.46612310,019126
Guinea8160.06961751,0371722,1540.1191712,748169
Guinea-Bissau9100.07761691,2331661,9480.1081752,462174
Guyana4,8500.4141039,076898,6160.47612121,57283
Haiti8470.07221739991741,8700.1031762,232176
Honduras2,8510.2431323,2441385,8020.3211387,146136
Hong Kong SAR48,8294.161963,3881764,5333.571079,7708
Hungary16,7231.435321,9804931,3701.734939,46246
Iceland84,6757.22398,256554,1212.991664,42015
India2,1350.1821423,2741377,7840.43012611,785117
Indonesia4,0520.3451165,48011113,1620.7289917,81292
Islamic Republic of Iran5,0860.4341025,45011221,2411.176727,18866
Iraq5,6010.478996,40410317,4290.9638219,53386
Ireland80,6416.886100,682479,9254.42597,9366
Israel42,1153.592449,4422437,6732.083843,93241
Italy35,9143.062742,1332839,5002.183545,44039
Jamaica5,3350.4551006,5131029,4630.52311511,236120
Japan40,8493.482548,0362544,4262.463151,22430
Jordan5,8380.498966,8329912,8130.70810014,562105
Kazakhstan9,7090.8287512,7867227,2931.515832,48359
Kenya1,8380.1571472,4281463,6640.2031544,761149
Kiribati1,8050.1541481,9521532,0270.1121722,233175
Korea32,7752.792940,8672941,3882.293251,07831
Kosovo4,4120.3761115,69810711,0190.60910813,671107
Kuwait29,8802.553433,4463866,6733.69976,4659
Kyrgyz Republic1,1880.1011611,3921633,8000.2101494,675152
Lao P.D.R.2,7060.2311343,8901317,9320.43912411,331119
Latvia18,4721.584825,7164529,4901.635238,40047
Lebanon11,7751.006614,2976619,9871.107123,63778
Lesotho1,4990.1281531,7741573,7130.2051534,483153
Liberia7220.06161779251791,3960.07721841,753184
Libya6,7000.571889,5138311,7740.65110513,219111
Lithuania19,5341.674528,6914034,5961.914246,87135
Luxembourg120,06110.241144,0881110,8706.133127,3213
Macao SAR83,8447.154113,3092122,4906.772172,6811
FYR Macedonia6,2950.537938,5549015,6620.8668820,16984
Madagascar4790.04081845901841,6220.08971812,013182
Malawi3420.02921894001901,2010.06641881,496186
Malaysia11,2370.9586716,4216330,8581.715040,38144
Maldives13,1971.136217,7146120,2281.126926,55168
Mali9170.07821681,1101692,2560.1251682,651170
Malta31,8482.723242,5972644,6702.473057,02223
Marshall Islands3,6640.3121213,9041303,5240.1951553,866159
Mauritania1,3690.1171561,6941584,5640.2521436,032142
Mauritius10,4370.8907013,7217122,9101.276530,11764
Mexico9,7230.8297412,1617520,6171.146825,04272
Micronesia3,2750.2791273,5311353,5160.1941563,979158
Moldova2,5960.2211363,3681365,9990.3321357,993132
Mongolia4,0290.3441176,28110413,7340.7599419,15289
Montenegro8,8980.7597811,7437618,6821.037723,66477
Morocco3,4350.2931254,5341238,9360.49411911,563118
Mozambique4720.04031865511871,2750.07051851,480187
Myanmar1,3380.1141572,0611516,8020.37613110,316124
Namibia5,6270.480987,1189811,6130.64210614,534106
Nauru8,8000.750799,2238712,2200.67610113,450109
Nepal9190.07841671,1891682,8420.1571623,555161
Netherlands55,1854.711367,2061356,4363.121467,64614
New Zealand44,6393.812255,8402140,1182.223446,42137
Nicaragua2,3100.1971393,0081396,1920.3421338,011131
Niger5100.04351816661821,2140.06711871,528185
Nigeria2,1080.1801433,9361296,0270.3331346,380140
Norway82,7117.05591,966674,0654.09784,7367
Oman19,3911.654619,7075745,7232.532748,68933
Palau17,4381.495120,6225216,2960.9018319,17788
Panama16,0411.375721,6575026,9801.495935,61852
Papua New Guinea3,1230.2661293,5591343,7890.2091514,369154
Paraguay4,5780.3901085,92810510,3500.57211012,903114
Peru7,1990.614849,1658813,9940.7749217,64597
Philippines3,0950.2641314,4101248,8930.49212012,359115
Poland16,1801.385520,9805131,4301.744840,12345
Portugal24,2372.073929,8913931,9651.774738,25248
Puerto Rico31,2922.673334,1653638,3512.123743,71043
Qatar66,2025.65780,5627128,7037.111158,1172
Romania12,5751.076318,5215826,4991.466035,12555
Russia11,9471.026513,7876928,9581.605434,45056
Rwanda8200.06991741,1071702,2250.1231693,132166
Samoa4,4200.3771105,3321155,9630.3301367,262134
San Marino52,0334.441657,4992061,1693.381369,13513
São Tomé and Príncipe2,0390.1741452,7901403,3380.1851594,309155
Saudi Arabia22,6501.934223,7524655,8593.091561,70618
Senegal1,2090.1031601,6651602,9010.1601603,855160
Serbia6,8950.588869,8848115,9420.8818521,63582
Seychelles16,4281.405420,4345430,0841.665137,76350
Sierra Leone5050.04311826591831,6080.08891822,190178
Singapore61,7675.271074,105998,0145.424117,5355
Slovak Republic20,5081.754428,1534135,0951.944146,07238
Slovenia27,5362.353635,9293436,5662.024045,39240
Solomon Islands2,1950.1871402,7251422,2240.1231702,520173
South Africa6,4590.551917,3369713,8400.7659315,357101
South Sudan2460.02101912311911,4210.07851831,233188
Spain32,5592.783140,8223040,2902.233348,76932
Sri Lanka4,3090.3671135,67210813,4780.7459517,67496
St. Kitts and Nevis16,8781.445220,3225528,0761.555633,50957
St. Lucia9,9370.8477311,4587715,0540.8329017,69195
St. Vincent and the Grenadines7,5700.645829,3418611,9830.66210315,060104
Sudan9930.08461641,0221734,7250.2611425,319145
Suriname6,5340.557908,5009114,9480.8269117,73994
Swaziland3,9340.3361194,2151279,8940.54711311,022122
Sweden58,3454.981268,8891253,0782.931761,35919
Switzerland86,8357.402102,508363,3803.501171,61312
Taiwan Province of China25,9772.223727,7154352,3052.891962,94116
Tajikistan8490.07241721,0381713,3460.1851584,031157
Tanzania1,1100.09471631,5311623,4570.1911574,746150
Thailand6,9920.596859,3688518,9441.057524,80274
Timor-Leste2,1590.1841412,5961435,0980.2821404,214156
Togo6990.05961799631781,7360.09601782,193177
Tonga4,1260.3521144,9701195,9030.3261377,108137
Trinidad and Tobago16,0831.375620,0705632,0111.774638,02049
Tunisia3,4630.2951244,23412512,1860.67410215,200102
Turkey11,1140.9486814,0836728,3471.575535,13154
Turkmenistan7,3410.6268311,1677819,4801.087326,72367
Tuvalu3,9170.3341204,9831184,0140.2221484,927146
Uganda7110.06071789641772,4580.1361633,202164
Ukraine2,8210.2411334,2161269,2150.50911812,261116
United Arab Emirates39,4843.372642,5042768,6623.80875,54710
United Kingdom44,1773.772351,1142345,5662.522852,90229
United States62,1525.30971,8051162,1523.441271,80511
Uruguay18,0751.544923,1034723,5711.306329,52465
Uzbekistan1,2380.1061591,7861567,3510.40612810,119125
Vanuatu3,3280.2841264,0761282,8430.1571613,247163
Venezuela3,1680.2701282,19114910,3990.5751099,482128
Vietnam2,5460.2171373,7731337,4630.41312710,722123
Yemen4490.03831877141811,2740.07041862,066180
Zambia1,4760.1261551,6691594,1240.2281474,859148
Zimbabwe1,2710.1081581,6351612,3300.1291672,832168
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Somalia--- ---- ---
World 11,727 14,494 18,089 22,562