Projected GDP per capita Ranking (2019-2023)

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October - 2018)
Date08 Apr 2019

This ranking is based on projection by International Monetary Fund (IMF) outlook for year 2019 and 2023.

In 2019, Top ten richest economies in nominal terms would be : Luxembourg, Macao SAR, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, Ireland, Qatar, United States, Singapore and Denmark. In ppp terms, Top ten economies would be : Qatar, Macao SAR, Luxembourg, Singapore, Brunei Darussalam, Ireland, Norway, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Hong Kong SAR. Six economies (nominal,ppp) Luxembourg (1,3), Qatar(7,1), Macao SAR (2,2), Norway(4,7), Ireland (6,6), and Singapore(9,4) are common in both methods. Among other fours : Switzerland, Iceland, United States and Denmark are in top 10 on nominal basis, while Brunei Darussalam, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Hong Kong SAR are in top 10 on ppp basis.

Luxembourg and Qatar are at the top position on nominal and ppp basis, respectively in 2019. Luxembourg would remain at top spot for next few years as it is ahead of 2nd ranked Macao SAR by huge $28,864. In ppp terms, Qatar is ahead of 2nd ranked Macao SAR by 6670 Int. dollar but margin might comes down to Int. $1,674 in 2023.

In nominal ranking, Macao SAR would surpass Switzerland and Norway to become 2nd richest economies in 2019. United Arab Emirates and Czech Republic would also move up by 2 place. Saudi Arabia would lose 3 rank while Barbados would down by 2 position.

In ppp ranking, Hong Kong SAR would enter in list of top 10 in 2019 replacing Switzerland. Among top 50, Rank of Equatorial Guinea would down by 5 position followed by Trinidad and Tobago, down by 3 position. Rank of Cyprus and Poland would up by 3 place each in 2019 compare to 2018.

Among all 50 richest economies Macao SAR would have highest gdp growth rate of 6.28%. Brunei Darussalam and Oman are other two having projected growth rate above 5%. Negative growth rate are projected for Puerto Rico, Barbados, and Equatorial Guinea.

GDP (Nominal) per capita Ranking 2019
RankCountry/Economy GDP per capita (Nominal) ($)Growth (%) GDP (Nominal) ($)Continent
2019times to worlddiff2023Rank 2019Rank
1Luxembourg115,2039.87-131,95613.5171.4974Europe
2Macao SAR86,3397.4028864102,75726.2857.8382Asia
3Switzerland85,1577.30118297,02041.82731.119Europe
4Norway82,7737.09238488,95662.06448.528Europe
5Iceland79,2716.79350297,65932.9428.25105Europe
6Ireland77,1606.61211091,75054.01379.833Europe
7Qatar72,6776.23448484,87472.82204.354Asia
8United States65,0625.57761572,861102.5421,4821North America
9Singapore62,9845.40207873,61982.55359.637Asia
10Denmark62,0415.3194272,86391.94362.236Europe
11Australia57,2044.90483865,627112.771,46414Oceania
12Sweden54,1354.64306861,877142.23563.223Europe
13Netherlands54,1294.646.6463,462122.60933.217Europe
14Austria52,4744.50165460,990152.15469.726Europe
15San Marino51,0294.37144655,981190.961.786173Europe
16Finland50,8794.3615058,996181.76282.045Europe
17Hong Kong SAR50,5674.3331262,025132.93380.932Asia
18Germany49,6924.2687459,718171.864,1174Europe
19Canada48,6014.16109159,734162.051,82010North America
20Belgium47,5324.07106954,474201.54545.224Europe
21France43,5003.73403350,502221.622,8456Europe
22United Arab Emirates42,3843.63111544,012263.66455.627Asia
23United Kingdom42,0363.6034847,888241.492,8107Europe
24New Zealand42,0093.6027.350,521213.04212.253Oceania
25Israel41,5593.5644947,954233.45376.134Asia
26Japan41,4183.5514147,617250.945,2213Asia
27The Bahamas35,8613.07555738,635302.1013.65131North America
28Italy34,7842.98107739,516281.032,1138Europe
29Brunei Darussalam34,5592.9622537,732325.0615.20126Asia
30Korea32,7662.81179338,969292.581,70011Asia
31Kuwait32,7372.8029.334,865354.06152.458Asia
32Puerto Rico32,6782.8058.235,12234-1.15104.664North America
33Spain31,9062.7377238,284312.201,47413Europe
34Malta31,8672.7338.940,424274.5915.06127Europe
35Cyprus28,8882.47297936,292334.2025.00110Europe
36Bahrain27,5382.36135029,208402.5941.6197Asia
37Slovenia27,5072.3631.433,794363.3656.9284Europe
38Taiwan Province of China26,5182.2798932,576372.36626.721Asia
39Aruba25,2292.16128826,911421.002.852166Africa
40Czech Republic24,9382.1429132,190383.05264.547Europe
41Portugal23,7312.03120728,116411.80242.850Europe
42Estonia23,6542.0377.530,601393.2231.18102Europe
43Saudi Arabia23,4912.0116324,264462.43795.618Asia
44Greece20,9301.79256124,685452.35224.052Europe
45Slovak Republic20,5981.7633226,242444.14112.361Europe
46Lithuania19,8811.7071726,397432.9054.4985Europe
47Oman19,6901.6919219,248585.0586.5369Asia
48St. Kitts and Nevis18,7891.6190122,022493.501.062180North America
49Latvia18,4581.5833123,751473.3435.7899Europe
50Barbados18,4521.586.3221,16153-0.105.207155North America
World 11,673 13,791 88,081
GDP (PPP) per capita Ranking 2019
RankCountry/Economy GDP (PPP) per capita (Int. $)Growth (%)GDP (PPP) (Int. $) Continent
2019times to worlddiff2023 Rank2019Rank
1Qatar133,2547.03-158,29612.82374.652Asia
2Macao SAR126,5846.686670156,62226.2884.7997Asia
3Luxembourg112,6235.9413961124,41033.5169.89105Europe
4Singapore102,0275.3810596118,20242.55582.537Asia
5Brunei Darussalam86,4804.5615547109,76755.0638.04124Asia
6Ireland81,6864.31479395,21164.01402.150Europe
7Norway76,6214.04506685,03472.06415.148Europe
8United Arab Emirates72,1823.81443878,12393.66775.933Asia
9Kuwait69,2573.65292577,294104.06322.458Asia
10Hong Kong SAR67,5583.56170080,06582.93508.843Asia
11Switzerland66,7803.5277873,314111.82573.438Europe
12United States65,0623.43171872,861122.5421,4822North America
13San Marino63,0463.33201668,166140.962.207177Europe
14Netherlands59,1053.12394168,267132.601,01928Europe
15Saudi Arabia57,3583.03174862,122182.431,94316Asia
16Iceland56,9153.0044365,029152.9420.28148Europe
17Taiwan Province of China55,2902.92162464,180162.361,30722Asia
18Germany54,9842.9030762,705171.864,5555Europe
19Sweden54,4742.8750961,080192.23566.840Europe
20Austria54,0842.8539160,318212.15484.146Europe
21Australia54,0602.8524.160,499202.771,38421Oceania
22Denmark53,5642.8249660,068221.94312.759Europe
23Bahrain52,1292.75143557,379232.5978.76100Asia
24Canada51,5462.7258357,292242.051,93117North America
25Belgium49,7052.62184255,674261.54570.139Europe
26Oman48,3942.55131149,933325.05212.765Asia
27Finland48,2212.5417354,018271.76267.362Europe
28France47,1132.48110753,163281.623,08110Europe
29Malta47,0612.4852.157,005254.5922.24145Europe
30United Kingdom47,0422.4818.953,066291.493,1459Europe
31Japan46,0692.4397451,423300.945,8074Asia
32Korea43,2122.28285751,013312.582,24214Asia
33Spain42,1992.23101348,973332.201,95015Europe
34Cyprus41,5722.1962748,673344.2035.97126Europe
35New Zealand41,5312.1940.746,960353.04209.766Oceania
36Puerto Rico40,9642.1656745,41140-1.15131.280North America
37Italy40,7372.1522745,336411.032,47412Europe
38Czech Republic39,3372.07140146,647363.05417.247Europe
39Aruba39,2542.0782.442,559441.004.437168Africa
40Israel39,2362.0718.244,232423.45355.153Asia
41Slovenia38,8412.0539545,988383.3680.3898Europe
42Slovak Republic37,2681.97157345,961394.14203.269Europe
43Lithuania37,1621.9610646,628372.90101.887Europe
44Estonia35,3461.86181642,699433.2246.59114Europe
45The Bahamas34,5631.8278337,856512.1013.16153North America
46Poland33,4721.77109140,519453.511,27123Europe
47Portugal33,4091.7663.338,605481.80341.954Europe
48Hungary33,4091.760.0140,046473.30325.157Europe
49Equatorial Guinea33,3811.7627.331,97462-2.6129.61137Africa
50Trinidad and Tobago33,0261.7435637,523520.8845.62117North America
World 18,961 22,506 143,089